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Album Review: Elbow - Little Fictions

This article first appeared at No Ripcord on February 13, 2017.

By this point, Elbow feels like an English institution. The band has played charming, heartening music for decades and has a dedicated fanbase. 604 more words


Music Monday: Magnificent (She Says) by Elbow

I haven’t done a Music Monday post in FOREVER, but this song has me hooked and I figured it was a good opportunity to start posting about my favourite ear-worms again. 65 more words

Music Monday

Songs about pints, pals, and public transport

It might sound a bit, er, poncey, to describe Guy Garvey as an heir to John Betjeman.

But, as the years pass, the more I listen to the Elbow front man’s songs, the more he strikes me a type of minor laureate, an increasingly-beloved back-of-the-commuter-carriage commentator on Modern Life. 380 more words


John Lewis Christmas ad 2017

This one is slightly formulaic.

Cute kid?  Check.

Moving song?  Yup, Guy Garvey covering the Beatles.

Ethnic diversity?  Oh yes.

Affordable gifting?  Very.

Online potential?  Yup.   79 more words


BEST ALBUMS OF 2017: elbow - Little Fictions

Little Fictions is the 7th studio album of elbow. I have been a fan since The Seldom Seen Kid in 2007.

Singer Guy Garvey… 203 more words

Best Albums 2017

Photos: Elbow @ Danforth Music Hall

Photos by: Morgan Harris –

UK indie rock band Elbow, who released their seventh album, Little Fictions, on February 3rd, 2017 via Polydor, performed at the Danforth Music Hall in Toronto last night (Nov. 163 more words


ELBOW Feat JOHN GRANT - " Kindling (Fickle Flame) "

‘Kindling (Fickle Flame)’, a special re-recorded version of the ‘Little Fictions’ album track, has been transformed into a duet between Guy and John Grant