Category: Music

The Paul is dead rumour.

I found myself, as I often do, looking over my vinyl collection of Beatles records the other day, in particularly […]

The 10 Best Albums of 2018.

Looking back over the past twelve months I’ve been in an eclectic head space musically speaking. That said, you will […]

The Weather Station’s Tamara Lindeman’s extraordinary short essay on climate change.

A few days ago, fifteen-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg addressed the U.N. plenary in Katowice, Poland, denouncing global inaction […]

My music highlights of 2018.

What you will notice instantly here is that I have made some notable omissions of some of the most popular […]

Guitar Heroes: Courtney Barnett’s ‘Need A Little Time’.

Courtney Barnett’s refreshingly candid approach to songwriting and playing the guitar makes her an absolute star. Her unique approach to […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Light On’ by Maggie Rogers.

The biggest viral internet stars that come to mind for me are Susan Boyle and her impressive Britain’s Got Talent […]

Guitar Heroes: Nancy Wilson’s ‘Crazy On You’ Intro.

Classic rock fans might remember the band Heart as “the first hard-rock band dominated by women”. It’s an audacious remark, […]

On my stereo this week: The Blackheart Orchestra, Tracy Chapman and Echo Del Tusker.

The Blackheart Orchestra – Sebastian. Chrissy Mostyn and Rick Pilkington, the multi-instrumentalist duo from Manchester, who perform as The Blackheart […]

Interview with The Bambi Kills.

In another life, Vanessa and Elly Velinsky, both played in their own respective bands – Vanessa from indie outfit With […]

On my stereo this week: Little Rêd, Crowded House and Pearl Jam.

Little Rêd – Hell. In 2017 Welsh songstress Ellie James aka Little Rêd released her debut single Hell. I came across […]