The Side

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The Side - Indie Pop Rock Indie Live Act in Inverness

The Side Short Info

The Side are based in Ross-Shire in the Scottish Highlands.

Drawing influences from the likes of The Beatles, Ben Folds Five, Catfish and the Bottlemen and Ocean Colour Scene.

Highlights for the band include supporting Bon Jovi at the 02 Arena in London and playing festivals in Russia, France, Holland and Luxembourg.

2017 saw the band promote their second album "Starting Over". Highlight gigs included playing EDF Festival over on Benbecula and the main stage at Belladrum Festival.

The band are currently working on new material and hope to relase their third album later in the year.

New tour dates will be announced soon.

The Side on Tour

  • 04 | 05 | 2018 Ironworks, Inverness
  • 05 | 05 | 2018 Assembly Rooms, Wick

Discography The Side

  • 2017 Throw your Arms Around Me Single | Toy town Records
  • 2016 Fight The Feeling Single |
  • 2016 Starting Over Album | Toy Town Records
  • 2011 Lost and Found Single |
  • 2011 Live at the 02 Arena, London DVD |
  • 2010 Going Nowhere Single |
  • 2009 Nowhere Left to Run Single |
  • 2009 Nowhere Left To Run Album |


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  • Inverness GB


  • 2008


  • Hugh Winton Vocals and Guitar
  • Gordon Ross Guitar and Backing Vocals
  • Dougie Watt Drums
  • Rhys Torrance Keys and Backing Vocals
  • Andrew Stewart Bass