Category: Music reviews

On my stereo this week: ‘Seven Nation Army’ by The White Stripes.

I don’t think it’s humanly possible for Jack White to release a bad album, right? But I think he has […]

On my stereo this week: Iron & Wine, London Grammar & Paul Kelly.

Iron & Wine – Call It Dreaming. I first discovered Sam Beam back in 2007 and for a while drifted […]

On my stereo this week: ‘I Am Mine’ by Pearl Jam.

I vividly remember how Pearl Jam almost broke up, reeling from sadness, anger maybe even guilt, when a concert tragedy […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Shutterbug’ by Veruca Salt.

Veruca Salt has been on my mind of late, especially because I am seeing them play live in Melbourne next […]

St. Vincent – ‘Masseduction’ album review.

St. Vincent – Masseduction (Loma Vista Recordings). Annie Clark late last year hinted that this album was going to be her […]

Foo Fighters – ‘Concrete and Gold’ album review.

Foo Fighters – Concrete and Gold (Roswell Records/ RCA). Along with my copy of the Concrete and Gold CD, a little […]

Sarah McLeod – ‘Rocky’s Diner’ album review.

Sarah McLeod – Rocky’s Diner (Kobalt) Though Sarah McLeod is now firmly entrenched in her home state of South Australia as […]

Lana Del Rey – ‘Lust For Life’ album review.

Lana Del Rey – Lust For Life (Interscope Records). This month one of the most anticipated album of this year (alongside […]

Vitalogy: Weird, Wonderful and Iconic!

At the end of 1993, there was no bigger band in the world than Pearl Jam, except maybe Nirvana. If […]