“Just Like Honey” –By The Jesus & Mary Chain. How do you decide which is your favourite album, like, ever? What rules or tests apply? Is it really about the music or is it linked to a time in your life you’d dearly wish to revisit? For me it’s a fairly straightforward question, it’s quite... Continue Reading →
Violens , Mojo Fury, Polly MacKey & The Pleasure Principle, Chapel Club, Wild Party, Caitlin Rose, Maps And Atlas, Alasdair Dinnewell and The 3D Glasses. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ Violens-Free Download 'He Got The Girl' By Violens. New York's Violens have announced details of their debut album. 'Amoral' will be released through Static Recital in late September. Ahead of... Continue Reading →
"Release Me" By The Like. Some cynics may snipe that The Like’s return, replete with Mary Quant makeover and a sound that owes much to the girl-groups of the 60's, is a desperate, slightly gimmicky way to reinvent yourself after a five year hiatus. But the cynics obviously haven’t heard The Like’s second album ‘Release... Continue Reading →
Original Pic by Lauren Bilanko. "Girlfriend Island" By Frankie Rose And The Outs. Frankie Rose, if you were to believe the Brooklyn rumour mill, was the queen of the scene that didn’t exist, the lady who has left more bands than you’ve had hot dinners and was the drummer who hated drumming. Her recent cover... Continue Reading →
MEN’s debut single can be enjoyed on many levels- as you might expect it has a hard hitting message but ‘Credit Card Babies’ could also well be one of the most catchy and infectious dance tunes of the year. True, it’s lyrical content means it’s unlikely to bet be shown too much love from day time radio. And it’s doubtful MEN are going to be lad’s mag aficionado and all round cretin, Chris Moyles favourite new band, but it’s also surprisingly more ‘pop’ sounding then many might of anticipated from JD and chums.
Seeräuber Jenny, Chapel Club, Angry Vs The Bear, Kurran and The Wolftones. ___________________________________________________________________________ Seeräuber Jenny. As a blogger you get many expected treats in your email in box, threats of physical violence, offers of physical love (well not really) and alongside the ubiquitous Nigerian despots wishing to transfer millions into your bank account, obviously plenty... Continue Reading →
Rose Elinor Dougall, Manic Street Preachers, Ten City Nation, Feldberg, Joe Stretch, Hurts, Jonny Cola & The A-Grades, The Pogues. _______________________________________________________________________________________________________ Rose Elinor Dougall- ‘Carry On’ With her debut album 'Without Why' getting positive reviews Rose has a new video for soon to be single (?) 'Carry On' __________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Manic Street Preachers -' I'm... Continue Reading →