Monday, July 23, 2018
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Music Thursday : Any Joy – Adam Scott Glasspool (e.p....

Modern technology has presented a lot of new sonic possibilities, even for the grassroots, jobbing musician. A guitar is no longer just a guitar,...

Music Thursday : Tropical Soul – Holly Holden Y Su Banda...

When the term “world music” crept into the public consciousness it tended to be the domain of a certain type of guy (and it...

Music Thursday : Florescentia – Charlotte Cardinale (e.p. review)

Ever since a string of, essentially pop, artists from Amy Winehouse to Duffy to current hyperbolic sensation Adele re-appropriated and repackaged soul for a...

Scene and Heard : That Wave – Fassine

It initially seems like an odd step for my new, favourite purveyors of ultra-chic, hi-concept, cinematic, alt-pop to cover my home town’s most famous...

Music Thursday : Daylight Ghosts – Nick Ellis (album review)

It takes a brave man to record a whole album in one, six-hour recording session, an approach that is anathema to the modern music...

Music Thursday : The String Quartets – Jethro Tull (album...

If ever there was a contemporary band whose music was the perfect subject matter for arrangement for string quartet, it is Jethro Tull. There...

Music Thursday: Only One – Billy Roberts and The Rough Riders...

Blurring lines and subverting expectation is the job of every musician worth his salt and the fact that Billy Roberts both obscures the distinction...

Music Thursday: Empires – Even Nine (album review)

Bandy around the term pop-rock and the mind initially goes to some sort of middle of the road, fashion-driven dross that neither delivers the...

Scene and Heard : That Voice Behind – The Marica Frequency

If my first venture into The Marica Frequency’s musically strange and wonderfully hypnotic world was via the minimalism and elemental atmospherics of Hallowed Ground,...

Music Thursday : Coming Clean – The Favourite Things (album review)

I’m pretty sure there is something in the rules about this sort of thing. You mention The Replacements in the press release and of...