North By North West 3 Announced!

Our growing partnership with fellow noisemakers Tinberbox and Edinburgh’s newest emerging talent night returns on Saturday 3rd February in collaboration with Leith Depot and Independent Venue Week! We’ve now put together an industry panel for before the show – Featuring speakers from Tinderbox Collective, Granton Youth Mixtape, Intercultural Youth Scotland, and Off The Record, NxNW: Support […]

North Edinburgh News article on Mixtape Music Club!

Thanks to the North Edinburgh News for publishing some information on our Mixtape Music club – including testimonies from some of the young people who attend! we’ve included the article here so you can give it a read! Granton Youth has an open access introduction to playing, singing, song-writing and performing for young people aged […]

Mixtape takes over Sneaky Petes again in 2024!

New year, New mixtape showcase gig for young people! Really excited to be putting on another show @sneakypetesclub on Saturday 9th March featuring: @laurentsc fresh from a great emergence in 2023, armed with new tunes, and playing those from debut EP “modern myths” – playing their first headline show of 2024! Support comes from dream-pop […]

Amazing night at NXNW2

Young people and families came out in force to support only the 2nd ever North By North West (NXNW) at Leith Depot on Sunday nigh, with the venue sold out two weeks in advance of the show! This is our collaborative live showcase night for young artists, in partnership with the top chums in Tinderbox […]

Well Done to all involved in GY’s Xmas Fayre!

What a day – Granton Youth’s first EVER Christmas fair was a roaring success. This day was COMPLETELY planned by our volunteer Nicola (more commonly know at GY as Big Nic) with the support from our amazing mum’s at our Families Together group – you are all absolutely incredible and we’re so proud of you […]

Granton Youth Christmas Lunch Event

  Granton Youth invites you to our annual Christmas lunch on Friday 22nd December! Our staff and special guest chef William will be working hard to make this an event to remember. We’ll have giveaways, a visit from Santa, live music, and of course Xmas Dinner with all the trimmings – so something for the […]

Mixtape artist Low Tide’s new single “Greek Islands” is out now!

                            @lowtide.band ‘s excellent new single “Greek Islands” has been stuck in our brains since they first played it to us at Mixtape and is OUT NOW on all platforms! The band have gone from strength to strength recently, with the track […]

Mixtape Artist “Low Tide” featured on BBC Introducing Scotland!

We’ve now had two of the young acts who attend our Mixtape Music Club featured on BBC Introducing in Scotland this year as Broughton High alumni Low Tide’s upcoming single “Greek Islands” was featured on Fridays show! If you missed it you can listen back here BBC Introducing in Scotland – Scottish Music Awards – […]

GY is looking for new board members! Could you help?

Trustees – (Unpaid role) – Granton Youth (GY) As part of our succession planning, we are seeking to have new Board members to work alongside our existing board in supporting the work of Granton Youth. Becoming a Trustee can help develop transferable skills that can support career opportunities such as leadership, strategic planning and communication […]