57 North Presents: Towards Light

Psychedelic indie-rock band play live in the 57NP studio on Mon 28th May

57 North Presents: Captain Tom Simmonds

Label, studio & festival chief in the studio on Monday 21st May

57 North Presents: Sonic Bucker

"ZZ Top playing The Dead Weather" on Monday 14th May

What is shmu?

Station House Media Unit (shmu), established as a charity in 2003, is one of the core cultural organisations in Aberdeen, and is at the forefront of Community Media development in Scotland, supporting residents in the seven regeneration areas of the city in radio and video production, traditional and on-line publications, music production and digital inclusion. The organisation also supports other disadvantaged communities, both geographic and communities of interest, with an employability and training arm and a programme for offenders, both pre and post release.

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57 North Presents: Towards Light

Towards Light are an Aberdeen-based psychedelic indie-rock band, with a hint of grunge and blues.

Formed in January 2017, they’re influenced by 1960s psychedelia, as well as 80s and 90s indie and alternative bands such as R.E.M and Nirvana.

Date added: 23/05/2018

shmuPRESS Open Evening

The hard-working volunteers behind the shmuPRESS strand are offering the public an exciting chance to come and find out more about the project.

Date added: 16/05/2018

Support shmu

There are many opportunities for individuals, organisations and other partners to support our work. Whether you are interested in sponsoring an individual to undertake a life changing course or you want to invest in our broader community based development we are always delighted to talk through the many options available at shmu. shmuTRADE is the commercial arm of shmu, offering ‘ethical’ services with a tiered pricing structure. Services include video production, graphic design, sound recording and Internet based services.