Just how long is seven minutes, anyway?
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times ...
1990s UK indie bands were the best bands.
Back in 2011, I took one of my many trips down Amnesia Lane. A little bit like this one, in fact. I decided to create a list of all the great UK indie bands from the early 1990s. The problem…
We need to talk about Chris de Burgh’s lyrics.
My thoughts on hearing but not seeing Preoccupations play live in Toronto in April 2018.
This post started out as a Facebook '7-day music challenge' but as part of my Rejuvenaissance (and in memory of Wa Wa Nee's Paul Gray) I'm reposting it here, with bonus b-sides. Big thanks to Yarn Akova for inspiring me to do this!
You’re Killing Me, a gritty, eight-part murder mystery based on the true story of US indie rock band Pavement, and the band's deadly feud with Mark E. Smith of The Fall, should really be streaming now on Netflix.
Having watched the 2015 Eurovision final in its entirety, I would agree with the general observation that the entrants this time around were mostly lacking in the somewhat indescribable pizazz that is compulsory if you want to win.