Rock and roll “knowledge” versus clear sexism. Which side are you on?



I am not interested in whether a couple of old dudes turned up to a young dude’s party, and got refused entry. Shit happens. Read the rest of this entry »

a few notes on various functions of music criticism



What do we mean by music journalism?

“A music critic can be enthusiast, communicator, discoverer of new bands, dry academic trying to theorise about everything, conduit between musician and public, complainer about the state of music, agent provocateur, diarist, revolutionary, lightening rod of great ideas, drunken fool, failed musician, aural guerrilla or a combination of all of those” – John Robb, Louder Than War

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