Veteran music journalist tony Spannington-Feather experiences In Experience, the new concept album from Warmwaters, delving deep into its influences.
I recently thought I’d contribute to a facebook ‘thing’ where you choose and share “10 of your favourite all time albums that really made an impact and are still on […]
Obviously lots of good bands have come from New Zealand. You can probably guess at the more successful ones. For some reason the tunes vibrating my air lately have been from […]
They’re not strictly worksongs, but they’re helping me get through some writing work I have to do at odd hours. Julie Fowlis: My Love is On The High Seas This song’s […]
The song is written. You know how it goes. The band bring themselves to it. When you’re in rehearsal, you sort the top and the tail. If you’re interested in […]
Roddy Woomble is a Scottish singer/songwriter who I first came across once his first band, Idlewild, had begun to achieve some mainstream recognition: this tune bounced into my life on […]
Here are a few more feminine influences. Not so recent, and in no particular order. Blondie After 40 years I reckon Blondie are a great band, and Deborah Harry’s vocals […]