Tag: album

  • Barry Brusseau: From Pop Punk to Folk! But Always DIY

    Barry Brusseau: From Pop Punk to Folk! But Always DIY

    Barry says that it was his wife who pushed him. “I should try and just do this myself. I set myself up with some voice lessons, and started the horrifying journey of getting out in front of people and playing open mics.” “I would make demos of [these songs] on my four track, and play […]

  • Fugitive Empire: That Hope Disappeared (music review)

    Fugitive Empire: That Hope Disappeared (music review)

    Fugitive Empire is incredibly prolific. In just three years, That Hope Disappeared amounts to his sixth album. Of course I really wanted this album to be like Blown Right Out Of Sight – an incredibly strong album – but that would be way too easy. Instead, That Hope Disappeared traces the artist back to previous […]

  • Kings of Leon outsell Lady Gaga by a fraction

    Kings of Leon outsell Lady Gaga by a fraction

    STADIUM ALBUM AND FOURTH effort by Kings of Leon ‘Only By The Night’ has just outsold Lady Gaga’s ‘The Fame ‘in the UK. According to figures by the Official Charts Company and the BPI, the fashionista darlings (yes, fashionistas: they launched their own clothing range with Parisian boutique label Surface to Air, Vogue link here) […]

  • Eyes Out For Ladyhawke: Interview

    Are there ghosts messing with Ladyhawke’s head? She talks to Jane McConnell about being skint, being famous and the paranornal. LADYHAWKE nicked her stage name from the title of the 1985 medieval fantasy film, and although professing to love cinema, she actually came across the word on her computer whilst she lived in Melbourne, Australia. […]

  • Here Comes Another Valentines Compilation Album Again

    Here Comes Another Valentines Compilation Album Again

    HERE WE GO AGAIN. Hallmark and Interflora’s favourite time of the year casts its ever-looming shadow to make all singletons and players feel lonely, or slightly empty, or both. Especially if they find they are devoid of disposable presents/surprise city break tickets/spa passes. (I heard that this was a thing?!) And especially if they openly […]