Part five of my monthly rundown, across this year, of tracks from 1996 that broadly, I still love now.
Read more “Tuesday Ten: 263: Tracks of the Month (June 1996)”
For the latest interview on amodelofcontrol.com, Athan Maroulis – nowadays performing under the NOIR name – kindly gave up his time to discuss his current project and his musical past.
Read more “NOIR – 2016 Interview”
Watching Frank Turner perform all of his (exceptional) album England Keep My Bones the other week – with a packed, young crowd bellowing along to every word – got me thinking. Who else is actually writing songs about being proud to be English (or in some cases, British?)? Was there anyone else?
Read more “Tuesday Ten: 262: A Place Called England”
Nearly half way through the year, and the great new music keeps coming thick and fast.
Indeed, various announcements of new material this past week suggest the rest of the year should continue to be very interesting, but as always, I’m not just looking with a narrow focus. There is so much more to hear and discover.
Read more “Tuesday Ten: 261: Tracks of the Month (May 2016)”