Monthly Archives: January 2011

I’m genuinely scared of Radiohead

Radiohead are smart guys. That’s fairly obvious, I mean you don’t need to be an obsessive fan to see the thought that goes into their music, the level of care with the stuff that goes with it; album art, liner … Continue reading

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An Argument For Reunions Sometimes Being Totally Awesome

Is anybody out there pleased that Archers of Loaf are playing together again? Because after this I sure as hell am. Even if you haven’t listened to any of their stuff before, which is something that should be remedied by … Continue reading

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Actual New Music (It was bound to happen eventually)

So there’s a new Mountain Goat’s song floating around. It’s the second track they’ve released from the sessions for their new album ‘All Eternals Deck’, the first being an outtake called ‘Tyler Lambert’s Grave’ which John Darnielle gave away on … Continue reading

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Adventures in Low-Res Gig Footage Pt.1

I have literally no idea idea who Sharon Van Etten is and I’ve only heard of Junip because their lead singer is Jose Gonzalez. I mean, he’s kinda cool in an ‘you’re not quite sure where he’s coming from’ sort … Continue reading

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Other fun things to do with drums

Because let’s be honest, nobody listened to Bon Iver and thought ‘The only way you could make this better is if you added three singing drummers’. Posting is going to be fairly irregular for the next couple of weeks due … Continue reading

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Worth Listening Again No.1

This New Pornographer’s track was already a bit of a favourite before someone pointed out the drumming on the outro; I’ve never really heard anything like it. Seriously, have a┬álisten…   Side note: No-one’s said much in the comments yet, … Continue reading

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Getting the ball rolling

The Last Battle have, for me at least, been one of those bands whose name you see around and about but you never get round to investigating. Between gig posters, venue running-orders, assorted blogs, etc. you can end up seeing … Continue reading

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Never said this was a new music blog

This is eight different shades of batshit-crazy and that’s just one of the reasons it’s awesome…   EDIT: On an ODB-related note, read the Summary section of the article below. ‘ODB then expresses some confusion with respect to the morality … Continue reading

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Not Records of the Year Pt.2

The rest of the year-end list is still in the works so I figure I’ll just hit you with a quick one today. I’ve spent a bunch of time this week listening to Das Racist, a hipsterish hip-hop act from … Continue reading

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