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Songs in the key of Liza.

Earlier this year a friend reached out to me suggesting I should listen to the ‘world-weary’ album Momentary Glance by […]

The Our Lady of Vladimir.

The Our Lady of Vladimir (Theotokos of Vladimir) is a medieval Byzantine icon of the Virgin Mary and Child. It […]

‘1979’: Billy Corgan’s ode to youth.

Rolling Stone magazine best sums up ‘1979’ as “a mid tempo tune that looks back on the aimless fun of […]

Today in History: Adolf Hitler’s Trial for the Beer Hall Putsch begins.

The history books tell us that on November 9th 1923, Hitler marched on Munich at the head of a 3,000 […]

Interview: Karolina Rose and her game-changing move.

Karolina Rose, a former Philadelphia native, was born and raised to Polish parents, who like most European immigrants (and I […]

Songs about overcoming adversity: ‘To Be Brave’ by Bryde.

The rapid rise of Sarah Howell’s indie solo project Bryde can be put down to a lot of hard work, […]

The Best Horror Films Of All Time: The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974).

Let’s dispense with the pleasantries, shall we? The Texas Chainsaw Massacre is a horror movie I’ve always wanted to see because […]

Guitar Heroes: Ty Segall’s ‘Break A Guitar’.

Ty Segall breaks most rules when it comes to recording. He isn’t afraid to record whatever he likes, whenever he likes, […]

On my stereo this week: ‘Homemade Dynamite’ by Lorde.

Okay, you might be getting the impression that by now I’m having a synth pop kind of week. Having solely […]

Today in History: Roman Emperor Caligula is Murdered.

The 3rd Emperor of the Roman Empire was a troubled youth named Gaius Julius Augustus Germanicus. We know him better […]