They’ve got no regrets (but they have got polka dots)

Friday, 14 July 2006, 12:23 | Category : Uncategorized
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Excitement is mounting in the Growl house in anticipation of the release on Monday of the debut album from Brighton’s finest indie girl group - The Pipettes! And even better, after not getting round to see them live for so long, there are two chances for me to see them for (almost) free. First [...]

Today, I’m opting for Plan B

Wednesday, 12 July 2006, 23:43 | Category : Uncategorized
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I’m surprised Plan B hasn’t been across the blogs more than he has. Sure, his lyrics are distinctly British and his accent totally London, which could limit his international appeal, but then again the same is true of Lily Allen and she’s the queen of blogland. Not sure what it is, but I thought [...]

Belated Half-Year Review

Wednesday, 12 July 2006, 7:17 | Category : Uncategorized
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Just as I was early with my best of June, so I’m a wee bit late with my half-year review. Oh well, I’ve been on holiday, so I’ve got an excuse. This is the ideal way to ease my way back into music blogging. I’ve not got much time, so no detailed comment - just [...]

Back from hols

Monday, 10 July 2006, 22:28 | Category : Uncategorized
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Ah, it’s nice to be back in blogland after my sojourn in Cornwall and happily cutting myself off from the outside world (well, from the internet world anyway).
The holiday got off to a great start - hot sunny day, lovely cottage, England getting knocked out of the World Cup. But then the weather conspired [...]