Chester Bennington R.I.P.

21/07/2017

Sometimes, taste in music is irrelevant. Read the rest of this entry »


Is Lana Del Rey the American Morrissey? ask Pitchfork

19/07/2017

Is Lana Del Rey the American Morrissey? ask Pitchfork. I don’t know the answer to that. But I do have some other questions for them. Read the rest of this entry »


The Chainsmokers is shit

16/07/2017

The Chainsmokers is shit. Read the rest of this entry »


The Go-Betweens

16/07/2017

Not The Go-Betweens, actually. Robert Forster. The Go-Betweens could so easily have been a band the (commercial) stature of a Smiths or R.E.M., you know. Fortunately, they are far superior to either. Read the rest of this entry »


The XX is shit

15/07/2017

The XX is shit. Read the rest of this entry »


Song of the day (the old and the new) – 16. Boris and Olivia Newton-John

14/07/2017

Boris seem to be grinding away at the same chord as when I last heard them, a decade or two ago. Read the rest of this entry »


Song of the day (the old and the new) – 15. Deerful and The Seshen

12/07/2017

This song, right here. This song makes me happy/sad.  Read the rest of this entry »


A whole heap of shit | the Top 10 most read blog posts, here

11/07/2017

That’s a whole heap of shit. The top entry has as many hits as the next three put together. Read the rest of this entry »


Song of the day (the old and the new) – 14. Helen McCookerybook and Dolly Parton

10/07/2017

Helen stopped by my house a few months ago, on her way to a show. Read the rest of this entry »


Song of the day (the old and the new) – 13. The Plan and Miaow

08/07/2017

What is excluded from history is more important than what is included. Read the rest of this entry »


Song of the day (the old and the new) – 12. Feature and Life Without Buildings

07/07/2017

Interesting. The sound on this video is far superior to the sound in my iTunes library. More vibrant, incisive – particularly the vocals.  Read the rest of this entry »


Song of the day (the old and the new) – 11. Little Mix and Mecca Normal

06/07/2017

I like ‘Blurred Lines’, although I can do without the rapey connotations.  Read the rest of this entry »


Song of the day (the old and the new) – 10. Klein, La Roux and Inspiral Carpets

06/07/2017

There is a Jane Siberry song that goes: Read the rest of this entry »


Song of the day (the old and the new) – 9. Tunabunny and Tunabunny

03/07/2017

Any relationship has its peak. Much of my life has been an ongoing argument against the implications of this statement. Read the rest of this entry »


Song of the day (the old and the new) – 8. Skating Polly and Paint Fumes

03/07/2017

Actually, I am not sure which is supposed to be the old and which is the new.  Read the rest of this entry »


Song of the day 7 – Farai

02/07/2017

This is the edge, step any closer and you will tumble. I have a song for you, today. Read the rest of this entry »


Shout out to my ex

01/07/2017

New music. There is always more new music then anyone can compartmentalise. Read the rest of this entry »


Ball and chain

01/07/2017

The day promises. Not much, but days always promise. Read the rest of this entry »