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Elbow - Lost Worker Bee

Lost Worker Bee is a new EP release from Elbow, recorded to “…tide fans over until the next album.” Often EP’s contain fillers, such as remixes or alt takes, but that’s not the case here.  450 more words

Music Review

Careful what you wish for, or 'I like to tell you I'm a Travel Writer but doing it is another matter'

I have just written my first batch of travel articles for my new job.

I applied for this freelance job a month or two ago and I was lucky enough to be given the position. 703 more words

Writing

Elbow + Matt Corby - The Palace Theatre, Melbourne (27/07/2011)

Matt Corby was the local support act tonight, tasked with opening the show at Melbourne’s Palace Theatre. Although the mostly 30 plus crowd, a strong contingent of whom seemed to be from Britain, largely didn’t know who the 20 year old singer was, there were murmurs of approval to be heard amongst the throng of the sold out venue. 659 more words

Live Reviews

Jeremy's Albums of 2015 (So Far)

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

Damon Albarn

Guy Garvey to host BBC iPlayer show, Music Box.

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

Music

The Unsigned Guide Spotlight: June 2015

Ready for a playlist to accompany your summer? Our June Spotlight track selection won’t disappoint! We’ve got STEVE, the latest signing to Guy Garvey and Jim Chancellor of Fiction Records exciting & intriguing new label venture, Snug Platters. 20 more words

I'm Running Out of Miracles

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