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Headphone craving

Headphone craving

I’ve never been really into headphones, which is surprising as I spend the same amount of time listening to music as I do asleep – and I’m happy to invest in great sheets. However, I’ve realised recently that I may have been missing a trick. The quality of sound that decent headphones produce over say, […]

Thursday playlist: 24 Hour Party People

1. Marina And The Diamonds – Oh No! (Active Child Remix) 2. Bon Iver – Creature Fear 3. Bat For Lashes – Daniel (Mt Eden Dubstep) 4. Kula Shaker – Ophelia 5. Cold War Kids – Hang Me Up To Dry 6. Beck – Que Onda Guero 7. M.I.A. – Space 8. Yolanda Be Cool & Dcup – We No Speak Americano 9. Xiu Xiu – Hello From Eau Claire (Gold […]

Interview: Bombay Bicycle Club

I don’t think I’ve ever posted this anywhere else but directly to YouTube, but here’s my first proper interview with a band (well, half of Bombay Bicycle Club at least). They were so fed-up of doing interviews that we just sat down and had some cider in the sun at Lovebox last year. Afterwards they said […]

Goldfrapp, Faithless and The Chemical Brothers' Further.

Goldfrapp, Faithless and The Chemical Brothers’ Further.

The latest efforts by Goldfrapp and Faithless (two artists with a unique sound and huge cult following, also favourites of mine) have fallen flat in my opinion. Goldfrapp’s Head First appears to be entirely made up from the sappy, acoustic numbers that weren’t quite deemed good enough to make it onto Seventh Tree. I fell in love […]