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On May 19, 2016.

On May 19, 2016, John Berry died aged 52. He was singer and guitarist, best known as the founding member of the band Beastie Boys, and creator of the band’s name. 14 more words

Toy - Young Fathers

Young Fathers have had a rep for a few years as a band I really ought to listen to. Friends have told me I would love them, Podcasts I listen to have ranked and rated them and their releases, They’ve even played at festivals I’ve attended and somehow I’ve still managed to norse it up and never actually… 426 more words


Systematic - DJ Shadow Feat. Nas

“Can’t see me but Nas is movin’ fastest, I’m a 3D movie no need of glasses”

DJ Shadow’s CV continues to become the only list that counts of who’s whoing and what they’re currently whating on my horizon. 348 more words

Certain Songs

Hit of the week: Franz Ferdinand 'Feel The Love Go'

Franz Ferdinand release ‘Feel The Love Go,‘ the new single to be taken from Always Ascending, their forthcoming album on Domino out Friday, February 9. 107 more words


Music Year in Review (Part 1)

This title is misleading because it makes it seem like all the albums that I’m going to talk about came out in 2017 (they didn’t) and/or that I actually bought all of them in 2017 (I didn’t, probably). 821 more words


10 Remarkable Albums Turning 20 in 2018!...

1998: A year full of versatile vibrations!
Here’s my selection – 10 remarkable ones!

1/ ‘Deserter’s Songs’ by MERCURY REV
Jonathan Donahue (lead singer/songwriter) said about their masterpiece: “ 578 more words

Birthday Albums

Naked Eye - Luscious Jackson

These guys were the first band other than The Beastie Boys to be signed to Grand Royale records. From their debut album Natural Ingredients this super stylin’ big beat tinged pop song, distils all the eras ideas of cool into it’s four minute run time. 122 more words

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