Rockingscots:dedicated to Scottish beat groups and rock bands
from the '60s and early '70s - since the late '90s!

All of these are well worth finding, reading and keeping.

2023 addition

All inclusive record of what was going on in the area back in the day..
Obviously many of the bands travelled further afield as well.
Check out the FB Group: "Stirlingshire Bands & Venues 1950s-70s and Beyond" - lot's of good stuff there!

Book available to buy on EBAY and MAIL ORDER from: DAVML48@GMAIL.COM or PM on FB Messenger.

Peter Innes - 'Fit like New York? (An irreverent history of rock music in Aberdeen and North East Scotland' 
Click here to try to buy

Jim Wilkie - 'Blue Suede Brogans' 
Click here to try to buy

 Brian Hogg - 'The History of Scottish Rock & Pop'  See also his Record Collector articles.
  Click here to try to buy

Impossible to decide if one is better than the other between the Wilkie and Hogg books.
Both are just absolutely essential.

Martin Kielty - Big Noise (The Sound of Scotland) - the newcomer - Hmmm didn't get given this for Xmas 2006!!
see: http://www.bignoisebook.com/