Tag Archives: PJ Harvey

PJ Harvey live at the Brixton Academy 30/10/16

PJ Harvey’s performance at the Brixton Academy last night cemented my belief that she is England’s greatest living musician. In fact, calling her a musician barely seems to do her justice. At times last night, she appeared to be a … Continue reading

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PJ Harvey Later

In fairness, this blog post isn’t much of a blog post (Opening sentence taken direct from a book that hasn’t been written yet entitled “Blog Posts and How Not To Begin Them”). Anyway. Between Jo and myself, we have quite … Continue reading

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Mercury Music Prize 2011: PJ Harvey

I did have a blog about Joe Strummer and the Mescaleroes ready to go today, I did. Well, nearly ready. Of course, had it been ready, you’d now be reading that rather than this. Unless you don’t like Joe Strummer … Continue reading

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A list: My Top Ten Gigs

Right, what follows is going to be a totally subjective list of my all time favourite gigs. That’s as much of a introduction as you’re getting. 1) Tricky at the London Astoria- July 99. I’ve seen Tricky perform six times now. … Continue reading

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Writing about Record Store Day last week, and in particular my quest to find the Grinderman track with National vocals, made me think that perhaps now is a good time to talk about Grinderman. I mean, why not? You already … Continue reading

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PJ Harvey: Live at the Troxy 28/2/11

I don’t want this blog to just be about albums I loved, so today I’m going to tell you about PJ Harvey’s latest live show. You know, already, how much I love this woman. From Dry, through Rid of Me, To Bring … Continue reading

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Introducing the blog

“It’s four in the morning/ The end of December…”  Well, not quite. But there again, it’s ten to four in the morning, the beginning of March doesn’t have quite the same ring to it now, does it? I would go … Continue reading

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