The Returns of the King

Monday, 29 August 2011, 1:47 | Category : Stuff
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Last week, in a BBC 6 Music interview with King Creosote and Jon Hopkins about their Mercury-nominated album Diamond Mine, Kenny Anderson mentioned his songbook. Now there’s a thought. I’m trying to imagine a songbook big enough to hold all the songs written by one of the most prolific songwriters of our time.
Even though I’m [...]

I care because you do

Thursday, 11 June 2009, 13:56 | Category : Songs
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If like me you loved Alela Diane’s recent To Be Still album, you may also like The Silence of Love by Headless Heroes, a collaborative covers project which has Alela providing vocals. The record came out at the end of last year and features covers of songs by greats like The Jesus and Mary Chain [...]