A quick word with… Dan Michaelson

Thursday, 26 August 2010, 22:32 | Category : A quick word with...
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Another artist who’s recently been overdue space on The Daily Growl is Dan Michaelson, former Absentee frontman and all-round East London good guy. It hardly seems any time since the release of his debut album Saltwater with his band The Coastguards, but that was 18 months ago and he’s about to hit us with a [...]

A quick word with… Left With Pictures

Wednesday, 25 August 2010, 23:48 | Category : A quick word with...
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I don’t want to go on about my blogging absence of late and how busy I am elsewhere, but it’s precisely that which has prevented this feature from appearing much earlier. Ideally, it should have appeared at the start of the year, when long-time Daily Growl faves Left With Pictures started their new In Time [...]

MAP August

Tuesday, 24 August 2010, 12:50 | Category : Music Alliance Pact
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You know there’s something wrong when there has been one post on this blog since 22 July. I know there’s something wrong when I post this month’s MAP 9 days after it was supposed to go up. All of this is not good, but life is very busy and something has to give for a [...]

Interview // Round Ron Virgin

Friday, 6 August 2010, 12:44 | Category : Interviews
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Even in the age of mass digital media, the best music recommendations still come directly from friends’ tip-offs. And sometimes it’s just as well. If I’d never been personally told about the album Cowabungler by Round Ron Virgin, I’d probably have overlooked it, or been put off by the dreadful double pun whammy. But I [...]