5. Jamie XX- “In Colour”
Yes, both The XX albums sound the same. And yes, this solo outing from Jamie doesn’t exactly stray from the uber-cool, playing as background music at a hipster party formula that they are famous for. 341 more words
From July 2015, BBC Music presents Music Box With Guy Garvey, a brand-new fortnightly series (6×25) available exclusively on BBC iPlayer. BBC Radio 6 Music presenter and multi-award-winning Elbow frontman Guy Garvey discusses which artists he is most excited about at the moment. 402 more words
I am terrible with titles.
I write a lot for work, producing a decent novel length’s worth of prose every month. Coming up with titles and headlines, though, doesn’t come as easy as sales copy about the paint decos and points of articulation in a Deathstroke action figure. 437 more words
(Published May 2015 in City Life Extra)
Shooting out of the starting blocks of trailblazing new 10” record label Snug Platters is Steve. Snug Platters may be familiar to some of you as the lovechild and latest venture of local-lad-done-good Guy Garvey and Fiction Record’s Jim Chancellor, and as can be anticipated, expectations are high for the musical fruit of their loins. 153 more words