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
Top 5 Albums of 2014 [Jan – June]
As we are halfway through 2014 already [!] I thought it was only right that I round up my 5 favourite albums of the year so far. All five albums are pretty different musically but all brilliant, excellent and stunning in equal measure. Hopefully, you'll all have had the pleasure of already listening to these … Continue reading Top 5 Albums of 2014 [Jan – June]
tracks of the week #55
So much new music on this week's post as it has been a very good few weeks for me catching up on some releases I may have missed so far this year while I'm working on a mid-2014 music round up. The first two tracks are from albums I've been meaning to listen to and … Continue reading tracks of the week #55
tracks of the week #43
A 90's band, a new discovery or two, a late 00's throwback/potentially a one hit wonder and a new track from The Horrors. There is definitely something here for everyone from shiny indie, to shoegazey sounds to pop sensibilities. Enjoy!Garbage - Only Happy When It RainsI've spoken recently about my love of this band and … Continue reading tracks of the week #43
music update #28
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
Album Review: The Horrors – ‘Higher’.
The HorrorsHigherXL RecordingsAfter releasing such a critically acclaimed and well-loved album ‘Skying’ in 2011, the band’s more established and grown up sound has now been the basis for a new release. ‘Higher’ takes the songs from the album and lets well established names put their own spin on these tracks. The boxset features remixes from … Continue reading Album Review: The Horrors – ‘Higher’.
music update #19
It was reported last week that The Horrors are working on a new album. Speaking to NME the band revealed that sessions for the recording of the 4th album are well underway and the album could well be released this year, stating that the album should be out in September. Tom Cowan has said that … Continue reading music update #19