Monthly Archives: May 2011

Albums reviews: Metronomy, Moby & Nick Cave

In the last week, I’ve done something quite revolutionary for me. Yeah I did, I bought three new releases. Ok, so one of them is a remastered release of an album first released ten years ago, but I reckon it … Continue reading

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New Dawn Fades: Joy Division

Thirty one years ago yesterday Ian Curtis, the lead singer of Joy Division, took his own life. He was twenty three years old at the time. As I was two years old, I can’t claim to have been aware of this … Continue reading

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You know more Crowded House songs than you think you do

Or what could be alternatively titled: Jessica, Mike Taylor, George, Sydney Opera House, Wembley Arena and a bonus live cd… When I was fourteen years old, in the aftermath of my parents then recent divorce, a Swedish au pair named Jessica … Continue reading

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