Phosphorescent: brightening up my day

Monday, 21 May 2007, 12:26 | Category : Uncategorized
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Today, the dull grey spring morning in London was brightened up for me by an email waiting in my inbox when I got into work. It was from occasional Daily Growl contributor Reverend War Character, with news about Phosphorescent who he’s been “mildly obsessed” with ever since seeing him plug in a fairy light-bedecked jacket [...]

Elvis Perkins in Dearland

Monday, 21 May 2007, 7:45 | Category : Uncategorized
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I’ve been writing a fair bit in the past few months about young singer-songwriters. Now many of these are good. Very good even. But lately, I’ve been listening quite a bit to Elvis Perkins, and there’s something about him which just feels a bit more, well, substantial I guess. The youngsters are fine, but sometimes [...]