Following on from 2011’s “Play Something We Know!” and last year’s “Girl From The Neck Down” (which introduced Cardiff- based soul “singist” Suzi Chunk to an enthusiastic audience), the Groovy Uncle project now presents us with their latest offering “One Vowel Away From The Truth”. Mood wise this is a wonderfully crafted light and shade [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Review'
Edwin Huxley - Sunday 17.11.13, 12:24pm
Edwin Huxley - Wednesday 30.10.13, 14:42pm
The Orb are currently amidst a 25 year anniversary UK Tour promoting their current retrospective 4 CD box set, History Of The Future – The Island Years.
It seems almost incomprehensible that it’s now 25 years since Alex Paterson took his first giant steps under the banner of The Orb. Caught in the escalating rush of [...]
Terry Lane - Saturday 26.10.13, 15:40pm
As I sit with a half-written classic album review of Stations of the Crass on my laptop I am asked to review the forthcoming album by Irish punk band Paranoid Visions called ‘When…?’ on Overground Records.
In 1979 I was an impressionable 14 year-old whose whole life revolved around music. Kid Jensen & John Peel helped [...]
Terry Lane - Monday 16.09.13, 13:10pm
Ask anyone to name two English pop groups of the 1960s and the majority would say The Beatles and The Stones. Ask a post-punk British musician which English group had the biggest influence on their career and Ray Davies & The Kinks may be mentioned as much as The Beatles. For this reason, although they [...]
Terry Lane - Sunday 25.08.13, 12:43pm
Between The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea is the debut album by south London’s Michael John McGlone Band who, over the past couple of years have been slowly making a name for themselves through word-of-mouth across the local folk clubs and pubs like The Icarus Club in and around Greenwich & Blackheath. Essentially, [...]