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More James Vincent McMorrow

Heads up – I may come across as a bit of a James Vincent McMorrow groupie in this post…I don’t really mind though, every time I hear something new from him I rave for a while. I last posted about… Continue Reading →

Abbe May – Mammalian Locomotion

Received the album from a PR company (thank you!) and it reminded me I found this track on a blog a while back – been meaning to post it, so here it is: Getting back into the rock lately –… 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 →

Sleigh Bells – A,B Machines

This post has been a long time coming. One month coming, in fact. I’ve been meaning to write it since I saw them at The Great Escape in May – saw a lot of fun bands over that weekend, mostly… Continue Reading →

The Black Keys- Never Gonna Give You Up

If you follow me on Twitter, you may have seen me raving about the new album from The Black Keys, Brothers, on Thursday last week. It was another one of those moments for me where I heard something, and loved… Continue Reading →

Gonzales – Solo Piano

While I was in New York, I had the best cup of coffee I have had in my entire life. Ever. I kid you not. The open-brick walls, the coffee-stacked bookcases, the vegan-only, yes, vegan-only cake selection and the staff… Continue Reading →

The Ruby Suns – Mingus and Pike

A little homage to The Great Escape now – I’ve been wanting to write about this song since Alex told me about them in December last year, I think. The album was on repeat in the office constantly (at least… Continue Reading →


The songs are: Let’s Work It Out – especially loved because it samples Leke Pehla Pehla Pyar (spotify), one of the most beautiful 50s Golden Greats ever written, performed here by Mohammed Rafi, Asha Bhosle (yes, as in ‘Brimful of Asha’),… Continue Reading →

North Atlantic Oscillation

Stepping away from the hip-hop and back into the indie/electronica – I’ve been meaning to post about this band for weeks, since I came across their name in The Fly Magazine Feb issue. They got a brief mention in a… Continue Reading →

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