Viv Albertine: Viv Albertine's Debut Solo Album -... →
I really like Viv Albertine. I saw her play round the corner from my house in 2009. If, like me, you’ve ever enjoyed her music how about funding her new album. There’s options for every budget. I think Pledge Music is a great way for musicians to get their stuff out there without record company support. Think about it. I’m looking forward to hearing this album.
The Leisure Society - Into the Murky Water →
On the off chance you’re not hip to The Leisure Society, then I heartily recommend their band of simple, melodic pop that will make you dance, laugh, sing, and everything. Really wonderful, lovely stuff. This new record - Into The Murky Water - is every bit as good as their debut ‘The Sleeper’. I had the pleasure of seeing them play live in Brighton on 3rd May 2011. They...
What Did You Expect From The Vaccines? →
“What Did You Expect From The Vaccines” is unquestionably my favourite jump-around-the-kitchen album of 2011 so far. I can’t praise this album highly enough. I never tire of it. Everytime I want to smile, jump around, singalong, or increase my energy levels I stick this on. I’ve been sticking it on a lot in 2011. There’s nothing old lags like me haven’t...
Alasdair Roberts →
Very excited to finally be seeing Alasdair Roberts tonight. Been loving his stuff for a few years now. If you don’t know him then you really should check him (start with Spoils or Too Long In This Condition). Alasdair is a Scottish folk musician. He released a number of albums under the name Appendix Out, and - following his 2001 album The Night is Advancing - under his own name. In 1994...