The 12th of March. It’s officially been an entire year since I last climbed the infamous King Tuts stairs. We knew things were getting a bit more serious when, a few days previous, the announcement came that SXSW had been cancelled and various other gigs were being postponed in response. I didn’t think too much … More A Year Without A Gig
“I’m doing good, I’m on some new shit…” Buckle in, this is gonna be a long one… Last Thursday, July 23rd, at around 2pm, Taylor Swift uploaded nine pictures to her instagram account which resulted, less than a day later, in her surprise new album being released worldwide. With no promotion, lead single, or even … More Taylor Swift’s Folklore.
I’ve fallen head over heels in love this weekend; with fifty five minutes of music. ‘Petals For Armor’ is the first solo album from Paramore’s front woman, Hayley Williams, so thought I’d share some thoughts with you… In January, Williams released her first solo single, ‘Simmer.’ It climbed its way to the top of my … More Hayley Williams’ Petals For Armor.
Is reviewing live stream gigs a thing? Can I make it a thing? (Although, read ‘reviewing’ as general chit chat about what I’m watching as they appear). I really enjoy bumbling on about music and gigs on this wee blog so while all of the gigs for the forseeable future have been cancelled because of … More The Quarantine Gigs Round 1 – Ben Gibbard and Cassadee Pope.
I won’t lie, I initially wanted to have a ‘top ten albums of 2017’ and write a wee paragraph about each one, however when I scrolled through the releases of the year I discovered just how much music is released in the space of a year… and how impossible it would be for me (the … More 2017’s Favourite Albums (or some of them anyway)…