Covid-19 update

Monorail Music continues to follow Scottish Government advice with regard to Covid-19. We're delighted to announce our re-opening from Monday 26 April at 11am. We will have reduced capacity with social distancing and ask that customers wear masks while in the shop. However, browsing is possible.

Entrance for now is via Osborne Street. We will be closed on Sundays, open Monday to Saturday 11-6.

Thanks for your continuing support. You helped get us through this.

Maria McKee

Live In Hamburg

AFAR Records

Released: 12th June 2021



RSD 2021

Double Black Vinyl, Wide Spine sleeve. 1000 pressed & DL card. First time on vinyl for this classic follow up to 2003’s buried treasure ‘High Dive’. An intimate and soulful soiree with McKee and band extending the envelope from baroque pop to symphonic glories. “McKee's performance is inspired.” AllMusic. Remastered for maximum audio clarity; elevating McKee’s ‘High Dive’ originals - plus the classics ‘Life Is Sweet’ and ‘This Perfect Dress’ - to new dramatic highs. “McKee has always possessed two gifts as a lyricist, her ability to make all images completely vivid and her naked compassion and empathy.” Allmusic. A sublime live opus from one of the world’s great songwriters and most captivating voices. “A brilliant songwriter with a voice from the heavens.” Forbes. Track List: Side A. This Perfect Dress, Scarlover, High Dive. Side B. T.V. Teens, Be My Joy, I’m Awake. Side C. Absolutely Barking Stars, Breathe, Something Similar. Side D. Life is Sweet.