2017

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7/6/17 – Aimee Mann – Goose Snow Cone – 2017 / Goldfrapp – Systemagic – 2017

The last two days I’ve been wanting to post two latest releases from two artists that I like, Alison Goldfrapp and Aimee Mann but I simply can’t stand the videos. I can’t bring myself to do it. With Alison it’s the dancers and with Aimee it’s the actors. Oh the glorious days when there was […]

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3/6/17 – London Grammar – Big Picture – 2017

London Grammar release their second album, Truth Is A Beautiful Thing, on June 9th. The second single from the album is Big Picture, sounding something like Judie Tzuke at Annie Lennox’s house with U2 in the garden. Interestingly they make that sound without being a typical band. Hannah Reid is the singer, Dan Rothman plays guitar […]

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1/6/17 – Wire – Silver/Lead – 2017

Forty years of Wire and they stand alone, no-one does Art Punk quite like them, something in the rhythm, something in the melody, something in the lyrics, something in the mood. Experimental, accessible, thoughtful, driving, edgy, soft, scary, catchy, unpredictable, straightforward, beautiful, challenging – they never disappoint. With three original members – Colin Newman on guitar and […]

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25/5/17- Feist – Pleasure – 2017

Canadian singer/songwriter Leslie Feist returns with Pleasure, her first album in six years. Feist’s popularity was boosted in 2007 when Apple used a song from her album The Reminder in an advert for the third generation nano ipod. The song 1234, co-written with  Australian singer Sally Seltman aka New Buffalo reached No.8 on the UK charts. I went […]