Curious City Podcast - Paul Buchanan's Glasgow

Episode 6 - City of Glasgow, Kelvingrove Armour, Hillhead Library, Royal Concert Hall
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Photograph of the musician Paul Buchanan with Curious City host David Scott inside Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gallery, photographed January 2024.

In this episode of Curious City, host David Scott is joined by our guest, the musician Paul Buchanan.

Featured, in this episode:

Paul Buchanan

This episode's guest

Paul Buchanan is a musician who has been writing, recording and performing for over 40 years, both as a solo artist and as part of The Blue Nile.

Official Paul Buchanan website
Photographs showing the rooftops across the city of Glasgow

City of Glasgow

The city of Glasgow has been and continues to be a great source of inspiration for Paul.

Find out what's on in Glasgow
Photograph showing the helmet from the Avant armour display in Kelvingrove.

Kelvingrove Armour

Paul recounts his days as a boy when he would come to visit Kelvingrove to see the armour displays, imaging who could have worn them and what their story might have been.

Avant armour in Collections Navigator
Photograph showing the interior of Hillhead Library

Hillhead Library

Paul explains why he loves to spend time in Hillhead Library looking at the spines on the shelves.

Hillhead Library
Photograph of the inside of the Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

The Blue Nile were the first non-classical artists to play on the stage after it opened, and Paul tells us what that experience felt like.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall