Best of August

Wednesday, 5 September 2007, 17:21 | Category : Uncategorized
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Several days too late I know, but August was such a good month, that I couldn’t let it pass. Here goes.
Album of the MonthSt Vincent – Marry MeWhat to choose? It’s been a pretty blinding month for album releases. We’ve had Richard Hawley, MIA, New Pornograhers, Super Furry Animals and Eugene McGuinness for starters. It’s [...]

Mercury meh

Wednesday, 5 September 2007, 8:38 | Category : Uncategorized
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So it’s Klaxons then. This year has succeeded in being one of the most underwhelming yet, not just in the choices of shortlisted albums, but in the eventual winners being the most uninspired verdict in years. Honestly, of all the potential winners, the only ones I’d have liked less to see winning were The View. [...]