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Where You're Meant To Be

Where You're Meant To Be
  • 2016
  • UK
  • 76 min

A collaboration between lo-fi pop raconteur Aidan Moffat (Arab Strap) and filmmaker Paul Fegan as they tour Scotland documenting their journey.

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Edinburgh International Festival Music

7 Aug 2016

The International Festival's music programme continues to break new ground

A programme of contemporary music which broke new ground for Edinburgh International Festival last year has exploded once more into 2016, bringing some of the most talked-about artists of the year to Edinburgh, particularly those with a distinctive…

Where You’re Meant to Be

20 Feb 20164 stars

Glasgow Film Festival: Aidan Moffat is the focus of a moving and idiosyncratic doc

The fish-out-of-water trope is a familiar one in literature, drama and sitcoms. As Falkirk indie king Aidan Moffat travels around Scotland during the making of Where You’re Meant to Be, he appears to be swimming against a tide of everything from casual…

Interview: Aidan Moffat – 'I did worry about my mum seeing it, but then she’s got all the Arab Strap records'

28 Jan 2016

In Where You're Meant To Be, Aidan Moffat's reworkings of traditional music did not please everyone

‘The one bit I was quite shocked at when I first saw it was me wanking off a Nessie toy.’ The mainly unflappable Aidan Moffat is considering a moment in Where You’re Meant to Be (a sort-of tour diary crossed with a culture clash between the old and…

Aidan Moffat, Paul Fegan and more collaborate on Where You're Meant To Be film and tour project

13 May 2014

James Graham, Jenny Reeve and Stevie Jones will also contribute to the project, part of Culture 2014

One Monday night a few weeks back, a boat set sail down the River Clyde. Free whisky and bawdy auld songs ensued, courtesy of Aidan Moffat and his band of bards – James Graham (the Twilight Sad), Jenny Reeve (Bdy_Prts) and Stevie Jones (Alasdair…

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