SCSR News Archive

February 2019: Befriend A Child Ball
We look forward to performing once again on Friday 22nd for the fundraising ball by Befriend A Child; a great cause, and always a fun night too!
January 2019: Blue Lamp Gig
Many thanks to Morag and Marisha for inviting us to play for their first Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon of 2019! A great gig and a brilliant start to the year.
December 2018: Festive Wishes
Merry Christmas & Happy New Year to everyone from SCSR! We hope to see you all soon in 2019, starting with the Blue Lamp on Sunday 6th January.
December 2018: Christmas gigs
The band kicked off their festive gigs with a Thainstone party night on the 8th; catch us again at
Drummonds on December 15th!
November 2018: Ellon and Stonehaven
A busy weekend of gigs for the band, with a big birthday party in Stonehaven on Friday, and our own gig in Ellon on Saturday; both were great nights, with some wonderful dancing on show! We look forward to plenty more party nights over the festive season...see us live at Drummonds on December 15th!
November 2018: Not Long Now...
Less than a week to go until our next big gig in Ellon, November 10th! You can still buy tickets
online, we hope to see you there.
September 2018: New Inn Tickets On Sale!
Great news, you can now order advance tickets for our next big gig at The New Inn, Ellon, on November 10th. Tickets available from
Skiddle; tickets for our last gig in March sold out quick, so get yours soon!
August 2018: Celebrate Aberdeen
We are delighted to have been invited to perform at the Celebrate Aberdeen ball in September; you can see some of the great work the organisation does at their parade on August 25th! Good luck to all those performing.
June 2018: Drummonds Gig
Our next public gig is at Cafe Drummond, Belmont St on Saturday 30th June; tickets available at the door. Come celebrate Summer with us!
April 2018: Lemon Tree Gig
Many thanks to all who came down to the Lemon Tree for another funktastic night; also big thanks to DJ Harry Bowman for warming up the crowd.
April 2018: Live at the Lemon Tree
Not long to go now until we perform at the Lemon Tree on April 7th...tickets are still available, and it should be another awesome gig.
March 2018: New Inn Gig
We all had a great time performing at the New Inn on March 10th; a great sell-out crowd were keen to show off their dance moves. We look forward to our next public gig at the Lemon Tree on April 7th!
February 2018: Springtime Gigs
Our March 10th gig at the New Inn, Ellon is now sold out! Our next public performance will be at the Lemon Tree on 7th April; tickets are available from Aberdeen Performing Arts.

We were also delighted to play at the 10th birthday ball for local charity Befriend A Child, which raised over £50,000! Well done to all who were involved in putting on a great night for a great cause.
February 2018: New Inn Gig
Tickets are selling fast for our return to Ellon on 10th March! If you still need tickets, be sure to get them soon at Skiddle.com or contact the New Inn directly.
January 2018: Happy new year!
A happy new year from all at SCSR; we rounded off 2017 with an amazing party at Gig at the Brig in Ellon. With a great lineup of bands and a welcoming crowd, despite the cold, everyone was in for a good time. We hope to see many of you again throughout 2018!
December 2017: Gig at the Brig
It's official - Gig at the Brig has now sold out! We look forward to being part of a great festive atmosphere, and sharing the stage with the Red Hot Chilli Pipers - it's bound to be an amazing night.
January 2018: Happy new year!
A happy new year from all at SCSR; we rounded off 2017 with an amazing party at Gig at the Brig in Ellon. With a great lineup of bands and a welcoming crowd, despite the cold, everyone was in for a good time. We hope to see many of you again throughout 2018!
December 2017: Gig at the Brig
Not long now until the final gig of the year; Hogmanay in Ellon. With less than 100 tickets left, make sure to get yours soon!
December 2017: Drummonds Gig
Our first festive gig is this Saturday 2nd at Cafe Drummond, Aberdeen; don't worry, you can still get tickets at the door! On stage around 9pm - We hope to see you there.
September 2017: Funding Neuro
A wee change of scene for our latest gig; we played at the Crowne Plaza in Glasgow for the 'Wobbly Ball', raising funds for Funding Neuro...starring both Sanjeev Kohli, and a real time machine!
September 2017: Welcome Gareth!
A warm SCSR welcome to new recruit Gareth, who joins us on alto sax; we're sure he'll make a great addition to our horn section. You can read more about all of our members on the Lineup & Setlist page.
July 2017: Carla's Wedding
Huge congratulations to the new Mr & Mrs Bruce...it was great to be part of your big day, and even better to have Carla join us on stage to sing a couple of numbers!

June 2017: Live at the Lemon Tree
Thanks to all who came down on June 3rd for making it a great gig; we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did. Looking forward to seeing you all again soon...make sure to keep an eye on our gig list below! See our gallery for some snapshots of the show.

March 2017: St Patrick's Weekend 
We kick off a busy weekend of gigs on Friday 17th with a full set at Drummonds on Belmont St. We'll be playing from 9.30, come celebrate with us! Don't worry if you can't make it though, there's another chance to see us on The Green, this Sunday afternoon...
Feb 2017: Jazz On The Green
SCSR are delighted to be listed as part of Aberdeen Jazz Festival 2017. On Sunday 19th March we will perform a lunchtime set on The Green itself, then play a second set in The Tunnels; this is a great chance to see us with the whole family!
Feb 2017: Hogmanay in Ellon
Exciting news - we have just been confirmed as a supporting act for this year's Gig at the Brig, Ellon's very own Hogmanay street party, featuring the Red Hot Chilli Pipers! Get your discounted Earlybird tickets here - it's bound to be another great night out.
March 2019: Jazz On The Green, part 1
Our slots have now been confirmed for performing at
Jazz On The Green on 24th March, as part of the Aberdeen Jazz Festival programme; you can see us at 3pm outside on The Green itself, then at 4.20pm in the Tunnels, just along the road. We hope for good weather and to see you all there.