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FILM – Your Sister’s Sister

It’s been a while since I’ve written about a film on Musings. I’m not sure why that is – perhaps because it’s been a while since I’ve seen a film I wanted to write something about. Spending the weekend in… Continue Reading →

Best of 2009 (not a typo)…

Man this year has gone fast. It seems like about a minute ago that I was at the Langley Hotel in Watford with some of my nearest and dearest. In the company of grandparents, babies and twenty-somethings alike… there we… Continue Reading →

Orly – Why

A bit of jazzful soul from Manhattan – google can’t even find this girl’s MySpace right now but her June 2009 self-titled EP is available to stream in full from her bandcamp page. Orly – Why This is my favourite… Continue Reading →

Tiago La Is Losing The Plot – Jettisoned (Interlude)

I came across this when work asked for it in, and was updating The 10 yesterday after about a 4 month stagnation when I remembered it. Tiago La is a persona of Drew Brown, signed to Lex Records – according… Continue Reading →

My Toys Like Me – Bats

If you’re looking for something that sounds dark and twisted – come on, who isn’t? – this be the band to try. My Toys Like Me – Bats We’ve had the album in the office for a good long while… Continue Reading →

Patrick Watson – Man Like You

The second song (in the acoustic duo) is by singer-songwriter, Patrick Watson. I’ve mentioned him briefly before when I wrote about The Cinematic Orchestra over a year ago – but that was about them, this is about him. Patrick Watson… Continue Reading →

Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros – Kisses Over Babylon

I would ask for this song as the accompaniment to my entrance were I ever involved in a WWF wrestling match – with much swirling of my cape and stomping to punctuate. OK maybe not me, personally…but if I were… Continue Reading →

Band of Skulls – Death By Diamonds And Pearls

So there are about 100 songs queued up in my ‘to-blog’ list – which means there may be a bit of a wave coming. The first one is: Band of Skulls – Death By Diamonds And Pearls I was going… Continue Reading →

Simian Mobile Disco – Cruel Intentions

This track just has an infectious eighties disco feel that makes me smile over and over again – I’ve known about Audacity of Huge for a while, but only came across this one earlier this year on mflow. Simian Mobile… Continue Reading →

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