Keeping it Peel

Monday, 25 October 2010, 22:43 | Category : Live music
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Today is the day six years ago when John Peel, one of the most influential DJs in the history of broadcasted music, passed away. There will be many better, more eloquent tributes today, but mine is simple. I spent the morning listening to the last thing I ever heard on his show - a live [...]

Where you been?

Is there anyone out there still reading this blog? You’d be forgiven if not, because I’ve hardly been prolific in recent weeks. I never seem to get time to write stuff, things get backed up and it just ends up being frustrating. But here are some new things to kick-start what’s hopefully going to be [...]

Super Furry Animals @ Somerset House, 18 July 2009

Saturday, 25 July 2009, 0:54 | Category : Live reviews
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There were a few things missing from the Super Furry Animals gig at Somerset House on Saturday. The first and most obvious one for me was Mrs Growl. This was notable, because in all the many, many times I’ve seen the Super Furries in the past 12 years, the constant factor was the woman who [...]