What a great record Play by Moby was/is. ‘Honey’ is an awesome song. That’s today’s tune.
Hope of the States were a band who came along, released a great debut album which I loved, then followed it up with a completely rubbish second album which I hated and then split. Tune for today comes from the debut record ‘The Lost Riots’ and is called ‘Don’t Go To Pieces’. Sam Herlihy really … More A Tune A Day For 2011 #63
I have to be honest. I have become totally obsessed with the work of Ben Frost. I have not been this excited about music in a long, long time. I cannot get enough of his noise mongering. The man is simply a genius and I have become a massive fan boy in a very short … More This Is Not A Joke, This Is An Obsession
It’s got to be ‘All Delighted People’ by Sufjan Stevens, take from the ‘All Delighted People EP’. It’s like a mini symphony/opera. It’s brilliant. Wow. And breathe.
Just last week I bought myself an old 1960s polaroid camera off eBay. It cost a mere £15 and it arrived in its original box and is just awesome! I love photography. I always have. Capturing moments in time have always been very important to me. Even now, when I go home to Dundee I … More The Spaces That We Fail To Share
What is it about Radiohead that make them so good? I think back to my very first experience of them, ‘The Bends’. Unlike many fans I never came to them off the back of ‘Creep’ and ‘Pablo Honey’ – and indeed to this day do not own that record, nor plan to. No, I was … More Radiohead – The King Of Limbs
Dustin O’Halloran has a new record out called ‘Lumiere’ which is produced by the wonderful Jóhann Jóhannsson and features other wonderful artists like ‘Peter Broderick, Adam Wiltzie and Nils Frahm. The first track ‘A Great Divide’ is just sublime. And the record is too. Review to follow soon.