2017 may be over but it really was a great year for music. As I didn't write about music at all last year, I thought it was only right that I put together my top 5 bands/artists of 2017 as well as sharing my 2017 playlist with you. All of these bands released new music … Continue reading Music: My top 5 of 2017
https://youtu.be/7CiVF7LjKU8 Metronomy - Old Skool The latest track from Metronomy is an absolute great one. I've never really been a fan of the band before now and kind of ignored their music but this single is utterly brilliant and catchy enough to peak my interest. I think this is the track that will see me … Continue reading tracks of the week #148
Paolo Nutini - Better ManThis track is utterly beautiful and quite easily one of my favourite Paolo Nutini songs he has ever released. This version in particular is just stunning and really let's the beauty and awe of the track stand out for all to see. This is one of those tracks that can make … Continue reading tracks of the week #115
The Maccabees - Something Like HappinessVery soon The Maccabees will be releasing their fourth album and from many, myself included, it is a much awaited affair. It seems like it will see another change in direction musically and growth in talent and songwriting from the South London quintet. After the release of two singles, the … Continue reading tracks of the week #108
Liverpool's Sound City has already got a very good line up behind it at the moment and it is about to get bigger and better with it's latest announcements. 15 new bands have been added to the festival bill all bringing something completely different and creating a line up that really does offer something for … Continue reading Sound City 2015: The Latest
Tour news, Everything Everything announced a UK tour last week set for October with support coming from Dutch Uncles. The band who released a brilliant second album 'Arc' at the very start of this year will be following up what is set to be a busy festival season for them with a 13 date tour … Continue reading music update #28
Another week and another music update post from me, a lot happened in last week's music update with announcements and events happening left right and centre. This past week has been a little bit quieter but still plenty of brilliant things to write about. Again, if there is anything you would like to see on … Continue reading music update #13
I've done a couple of these posts before where I look at some of the albums I'm looking forward to this year. 2013 is year jam packed with releases to look forward to for me and there is plenty of new music with debuts from some promising new acts and new studio albums from plenty … Continue reading albums to look forward to in 2013.
Jumper - Dorothy Perkins/Shirt and Jeans - Topshop.After being snowed in most of the past couple of weeks, I finally ventured into town the other day to get some bits and pieces. Mainly it was nice to just get out of the house, there is so much staring at four walls you can do. I … Continue reading saturday mash up #8
Everything Everything.Arc.Sony RCA.It’s only 2 weeks into 2013 and already an album bound to be featured in the ‘Top 20/50 albums of the year’ lists has just been released into the world in the form of ‘Arc’. Everything Everything’s second album is definitely a step up from 2010’s ‘Man Alive’, an album which charted in … Continue reading Album Review: Everything Everything – Arc.