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The music of 2013…

The music of 2013…

I haven’t quite decided if I should continue with this thing or not. 2013 was a bit of a non-bloggy year for me and I’m not feeling any great desire to write posts at the moment. But, we’ll see. I didn’t really have the energy to think about end-of-year lists properly. Here are some random … Continue reading

My top-10 albums of 2011

My top-10 albums of 2011

Even if it has been a great year for music, it hasn’t been a particularly great one for new albums. I’ve discovered a lot of new bands and been to alot of awesome shows, but I was struggling a bit to find ten records that had impressed me. But, I got there in the end…so … Continue reading

Top-10 gigs of 2011

Top-10 gigs of 2011

Here goes…the ten best/most memorable gigs I’ve been to this year. 10. Let’s Wrestle (26th February 2011, The Victory) This one was a hard one to decide on. I’ve been to so many great shows this year…but there can only be ten in a top-10. Maybe it’s unfair to pick a gig that I can’t … Continue reading

Upset The Rhythm’s Spaghetti Tree weekend

Upset The Rhythm’s Spaghetti Tree weekend

I spent most of Friday and Saturday at The Bussey Building in Peckham. A former cricketbat factory, it was the venue of choice for Upset The Rhythm’s Spaghetti Weekend live music extravaganza. Although John Maus and Dan Deacon were good on Friday, they didn’t quite measure up to Saturday’s performances. Woolf blew people away and … Continue reading

Best gigs of 2010

Best gigs of 2010

2010 has been an incredible year for gigs. I have seen so many amazing bands in so many amazing places and organising them into any sort of ranking would just be impossible. Below is a list of the ten gigs that sticks out in my head for one reason or another. Photos by me, unless … Continue reading

Albums of 2010….the list

Albums of 2010….the list

It took a while, but here it is. Originally, the plan was to make a podcast of all the best tracks, but then my computer died, so that’s not going to happen now. Anyway, here they are…the albums that soundtracked my year more than any others…in reverse order… 10. Ninjasonik – Art School Girls I … Continue reading