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Bob Marley, MJ and Come Together

Wasn’t going to mention the outcome of Tuesday’s presidential election in America as have tried to stay away from controversial topics since starting the blog. I seem to be one of the few in my little circle who hasn’t however, so here goes. 1,380 more words

1970s Songs

Flying Down To Rio, Ipanema and The Copacabana

Well, many apologies to anyone new to this blog as this post is not representative, but I just couldn’t let the massive event that is the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, commonly known as Rio 2016, pass without a musical mention. 1,208 more words

1960s Songs

The Last Shadow Puppets at Terminal 5, Manhattan

By the time the Arctic Monkeys’ fifth studio album, AM, was released in September 2013, Alex Turner had established himself as one of the most compelling frontmen in rock and roll — though perhaps not for the usual reasons. 782 more words


It’s been too long baby ! [Soundcheck #37]

(For sure Alex, rayons de nos mémoires ta prestation décevante de cet été aux Vieilles avec les Arctic Monkeys)

Mardi soir, quasiment quatre ans jour pour jour après avoir vu Miles Kane en première partie des Arctic Monkeys à l’Olympia, je retourne boulevard des Capucines pour le concert de… 847 more words


Hozier Covering "Do I Wanna Know" Is All You Need To Watch Today

Hozier recently stopped by the BBC Radio 1 Lounge to cover The Arctic Monkeys‘ “Do I Wanna Know”, and they’re doing it right. This is two of our favorite bands put together, and while it’s tough to re-imagine the thumping bass of the song in a softer setting, … 110 more words


Beyoncé Blasé is an Illness from which I Suffer, The Juice is Rotten & 'Carol' Disappoints

Beyoncé  Bores me. I said it. Don’t hurt me.

Do I need to hire a bodyguard? Will my children be safe? Is my job secure: I am admitting, with fingers shaking and extreme heartburn: I have Beyoncé Blasé. 601 more words

Pop Culture

Whatever People Say I Am That's What I'm Not Turns Ten!

In honour of Whatever People Say I Am That’s What I’m Not turning ten years old last week, I’ve decided to share a part of my undergraduate dissertation in which I focused on the album and how it represents the city its a product of; Sheffield. 1,321 more words