JIM, not Jamiroquai

Thursday, 15 May 2008, 13:21 | Category : Uncategorized
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The arrival a few months ago of A Little Bit of Feel Good, Jamie Lidell’s calling card for new album JIM had some people reaching for the dreaded J-word. It seems that if a white man plays soul and funk, he’s a charlatan, peddling weak jazz-funk, just like the man in the silly hat. But [...]

JIM, not Jamiroquai

Thursday, 15 May 2008, 13:21 | Category : Uncategorized
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The arrival a few months ago of A Little Bit of Feel Good, Jamie Lidell’s calling card for new album JIM had some people reaching for the dreaded J-word. It seems that if a white man plays soul and funk, he’s a charlatan, peddling weak jazz-funk, just like the man in the silly hat. But [...]

Yet another Wave Pictures post

Thursday, 15 May 2008, 13:05 | Category : Uncategorized
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Here’s yet another post on The Wave Pictures. It’s needed for three main reasons:
1. I was on Blog Fresh Radio last week, talking ineloquently about the band. You can hear it here (I’m 16.20 minutes in) including a play of You Love Me Like a Madman. In the interview, Bill from Blog Fresh managed a [...]

I’m (back) from Barcelona

Thursday, 15 May 2008, 12:48 | Category : Uncategorized
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I’ve been away in Barcelona with work, hence lack of updates this week. Nice work if you can get it, but unfortunately I didn’t get to see very much of the city. I almost went to see Blood Red Shoes on Tuesday night, but in the end decided I don’t like them that much. Still, [...]

I’m (back) from Barcelona

Thursday, 15 May 2008, 12:48 | Category : Uncategorized
Tags :

I’ve been away in Barcelona with work, hence lack of updates this week. Nice work if you can get it, but unfortunately I didn’t get to see very much of the city. I almost went to see Blood Red Shoes on Tuesday night, but in the end decided I don’t like them that much. Still, [...]