2016 kicks up a gear as Primal Scream and PJ Harvey unveil prime cuts from new records. ‘The Wheel’ First up is Polly with her Kosvo inspired track ‘The Wheel.’ An indictment on the effects of war on children, this ‘Masters of War’ style diatribe is infectiously catchy and accompanied by stunning visuals. PJ Harvey’s […]Read more "PvP: The Return of Polly and Bobby"
I’m a firm believer that David Bowie continued on the innovative legacy left behind by The Beatles, ceaselessly pushing boundaries and fully understanding the importance of image being equal to music in the Rock and Roll equation. No more is this more apparent in Bowie’s music video work, where (like in all aspects of his […]Read more "Top 10 Greatest David Bowie Music Videos"
Best Albums of 2015 The recurring theme amongst commentators in virtually all end of year lists has been, ‘hasn’t 2015 been a great year for music?’ Well, if I’m being honest, it hasn’t! Compared to last year, with its surprise breakthroughs (St Vincent and Angel Olsen) and records worthy of instant classic status (‘RTJ2’ and […]Read more "Best Albums of 2015"