Sounds of the City : 15 songs about rain by Scottish bands and artists including 10 from Glasgow

From The Blue Nile to Simple Minds - 15 songs about rain by Scottish artists and bands

Whenever people think of Scotland or Glasgow, one thing that they always associate with it is the rain which has certainly been true in recent weeks.

Due to Glasgow’s northern location and proximity to the Atlantic Ocean, the city is characterised by rainfall and is said to be the third rainiest city in Europe. There are still plenty of things to be getting up to in Glasgow while it’s raining as we have adapted to the weather over the years.

Scottish artists have taken plenty of inspiration from the damp climate and paid their homage to the rain with some perfectly crafted songs.

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