Gecko 3 at the Old Bridge Inn

Big thanks to all at the Old Bridge Inn for a great night of funk music and dancing.

Gecko 3, once again, enjoyed playing in Aviemore and are looking forward to our next trip north to play the Insider Festival in June.

It’s going to be a fab! Come along and check it out.

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Recording the album

After 5 days of listening to the click… click… click… of the click track and the ghosts’ in Colour Sound Studios efforts (low hums, changing volumes, loud bangs etc.) at communicationg with Gecko3, I made it out with my arms intact.   

With the basics of 18 tracks recorded live to a click track, the editing & mixing . . . → Read More: Recording the album

Gecko3 on YouTube

This is not an April fool prank…

Eventually, I’ve managed to pull out the proverbial finger and get some vids uploaded to Yoooutube.

Gecko3 playing Fondoo in Peebles earlier this year….enjoy!

ps. Who is the chap with the beard?

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Insider

Our tents are packed and we’re really excited about playing The Insider Festival this Saturday (19th June). We met the festival organisers when we played The Old Bridge Inn last month who are all seriously cool and lovely folk & we wandered around the site at Inshriach House where there was talk of an . . . → Read More: Insider

Gecko 3 are on Twitter!

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Gecko 3 Spring Tour

So we’re on tour in Europe again. After bossing the karaoke on the Rosyth ferry we raced from Zeebrugge to the Koninginnepop Festival near Amsterdam. Lovely gig, lovely people and great StroopWaffles!Tonight we play a beachside restaurant in Wijk aan Zee & tomorrow we’re off to The Vintage in Bruges.

Scottish leg of the . . . → Read More: Gecko 3 Spring Tour

Wednesday, Holland in May and The Insider

Things are starting to heat up again. We are playing in The Voodoo Rooms this Wednesday 31st March around 9.30pm. We are headlining a great bill of acts as a fund raiser for Edinburgh’s second best live music night ‘Out of the Bedroom’. ( 🙂 Sorry guys but my heart belongs to ‘Acoustic Edinburgh’ . . . → Read More: Wednesday, Holland in May and The Insider

Gecko 3 in Glasgow – twice in one night!

My name’s Marty and I’m a recovering blogger.  It’s been nearly six months since my last post… 

So… how have you been?  Very excited to be playing in Glasgow tonight for the first time in a long while.  The kicker is, we’re playing twice, sort of.  The Moose and I are singing backing vocals for legendary . . . → Read More: Gecko 3 in Glasgow – twice in one night!

Gecko 3 in Trouble on Halloween

Gecko 3 are terrified to announce we will be onstage this Saturday (31st) 9-9.45pm as part of the Trouble Live ‘Party for the Undead’ in the Voodoo Rooms, West Register Street, Edinburgh. (0131 556 7060) www.thevoodoorooms.com

The Halloween vault-doors will be open at 8pm with a set from Melvitronica, and after a spine-tingling . . . → Read More: Gecko 3 in Trouble on Halloween

Songwriting Workshop

Had a great time speaking at the Edinburgh Schools Creative Writing workshop – along with Douglas Kay (.com) on Thursday.  I was talking about and performing a couple of songs; so in case you are interested, here are the lyrics:

Donkeys and Elephants

Who the hell would want to be the President

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