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Guest Playlist: The Cure - Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me (1987)

In Playlist, I argue for one song off a random album that stands out above the rest for me, whether it be from a songwriting, production, personal or just plain “synergy” perspective.  730 more words

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Robert Smith Returns with "Wanderer in the Wild"

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ROBERT SMITH RETURNS WITH “WANDERER IN THE WILD”

ENDEAVOUR PRESS TO PUBLISH AUTHOR’S FIRST POETRY COLLECTION… 288 more words

The Cure - Royal Albert Hall, 28/03/14

This has the honour of being my first review on the site and it is entirely intentional.  Earlier this week, Robert Smith felt compelled to reply to a review in The Guardian by Caroline Sullivan.   307 more words

Critical Condition: The Cure and Arcade Fire

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Where would we be without the music critic? Or better yet — where would we be without the ego that compels the artist to defend his or her creation against the judgements of a total stranger who is more or less paid to come up with content? 408 more words

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THREE AND A HALF HOUR CONCERT: Waiting too long for The Cure?


When it comes to a professional critical review of a concert, it can be difficult to get it right.

Reviews are always going to be subjective. 532 more words

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