Whatever happened to the Mystery Jets?

Friday, 8 February 2008, 17:20 | Category : Uncategorized
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Not ‘whatever happened’ as in ‘where are they now?’ but more, when did they suddenly become good?
I’ve never really been a big fan of Mystery Jets, ever since the summer of 2005 when I was trapped in the old Rough Trade Covent Garden shop by the sheer weight of their young fans crowding the staircase [...]

The Mountain Goats – Heretic Pride

Friday, 8 February 2008, 12:26 | Category : Uncategorized
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I must admit to feeling a bit out of my depth here, mainly because I feel like a bit of a Johnny-come-lately. I am, in fact when it comes to The Mountain Goats, a band with a long history and an intimidating number of albums and other recordings. So here I am, hearing a full [...]