Oh, Morrissey, I’ve tried really hard with your new album but I can’t do it. Twice through plus a bit is a good effort but I’m just not getting this. It all starts so promisingly, ‘My Love, I’d Do Anything’ has a rhythmic thumping feel. However, the tone is set lyrically, and it does not ease off
I missed this one, but this is my look at Angel Olsen’s new offering ‘Phases’, a collection of out takes, so..
Remember when you first heard Miles Davis’ “A Kind of Blue”, and first ‘got’ Jazz. This new album from Kamasi Washington is like that moment
As well as wall to wall ‘The War on Drugs’, I’m listening to ‘All the Light Above it Too‘ b..
A Deeper Understanding is the new album from the very excellent The War on Drugs. I would describe this as ‘Relentless Dylan’.
I have an inkling that this album, ‘Crack Up’, could be a work of pure genius. It is so complex and layered but still rhythmic and beautifully calm
If Hannah Reid doesn’t have most amazing, beautiful, ethereal voice we’ve heard since Liz Fraser, then I am well out of the loop
More self indulgent sixties psychedelia, this time from a raging Communist who started recording with his ex..
Another long break from the 1001 albums quest, again, it is a routine thing I’m struggling with. But here w..
This album is called ‘Dorothy’ by Diagrams. The project is based on the writings of a 90 year old poet called Dorothy Trogdon.