The Jags are like ‘family love’. There are other loves in life borne of appreciation and knowledge and daresay intimacy and that’s The Hoops.”
Maryhill’s Kevin McDermott made his musical breakthrough after appearing on The Tube back in 1984. Five years later, Kevin McDermott Orchestra released the critically-acclaimed Mother Nature’s Kitchen LP on Island Records.
30 years on, and Kevin made his ACSOM debut to discuss some of his trials and triumphs of a remarkable life in music, including:
* The ship yards of Glasgow;
* From Suede Crocodiles to The Kevin McDermott Orchestra;
* Appearing on The Tube and touring the world;
* The Maryhill Magyars;
* Falling in love with Celtic;
* The Holy Goalie as drummer;
* The legacy of Mother Nature’s Kitchen.
A Celtic State of Mind was named as the UK’s Best Football Podcast at the prestigious Football Blogging Awards. The podcast has since announced an exciting partnership with FansBet, the betting firm developed by fans for fans.
ACSOM has gone from strength-to-strength over the last couple of years, and now produces daily bespoke content in a variety of formats. There are many more podcast and video guests lined up in the weeks ahead from the world of sport, music, film, art, broadcasting, literature and politics, so be sure to register on the website, and subscribe to the podcast and YouTube channels.