Alt-J, meaning the delta symbol you get from a Mac were one of the first artists I had on this blog. Their second offering is made to little fanfare, as far as I am aware, considering they bagged the Mercury Music Prize in 201
Nice and uncomplicated folk rock from San Francisco’s The Beau Brummels, largely unaffected by the drug infused ‘Summer of Love’
So an album of reflection, that is growing on me I have to say, it was never going to be a revolutionary ‘Achtung Baby’, these guys are comfortable but luckily for me, good at what they do
I’m quite a big fan of the prolific, excellent, Ryan Adams, I certainly have several of his albums, with his second ‘Gold’ being my very favourite, probably in my all time top 10
Going back to the ‘Concrete Love’ title, I’m not getting it, there is no mention in the lyric book or a track. I suppose we’re probably not supposed to. Anyway, it is all good.
The album cover to Alarms in the Heart has Tarot cards and presents, initially with a choral, chapel feel. References to Pilgrim Fathers, Gethsemene and St Peter’s complete the picture
Wow, amazing music from these guys who I have never heard of. I can’t really believe these guys didn’t make..
Debut album from the much vaunted Beefheart, featuring, a young Ry Cooder on guitar. Heavy Blues influences..
Really enjoyable West Coast Psychedelic rock sound. There are many styles of music in this album and the ec..
Hard on the heels of ‘Rubber Soul’ and ‘Revolver’ comes ‘Sgt, Pepper’s…’, The Beatles’ 8th album and many..