What links Pharrell, Kylie and Lea Michele?

They all have albums that we forgot to review but were half-heartedly to heavily promoted  on release! Late winter: That traditionally huge time for music, eh? Anyway, we're rounding up some reviews for you. … [Read more...]

The Best Katy Perry Remixes

Have you taken up running again this year? Well some of us never bloody gave it up so we have constant streams of running music. But, whatever: We could always do with some new music. Inspired by this post of Katy Perry's best remixes, we're rounding up the best from KP's PRISM which should last you a good few months at least. Per the original article: Katy Perry  'has … [Read more...]

#tbt Modern Tongues – Ghost Beach (EP Review)

By now, I sound stuck-on-repeat about Ghost Beach. But I remain staunchly unapologetic because this band is so damn good. They've released their debut EP, Modern Tongues this week which is as good a time as any to dive into their music. We've reviewed Been There Before, Miracle and Tear Us Apart extensively on the site before (here, here and here) so let's see how the other two … [Read more...]

The biggest musical disappointments

Henry: Happy Hallowe'en. Get ready for an awkward segue: Don't you think it's scary how bad bands you love can turn out to be? Positively spooky.  Michael: I'm shivering at the thought of listening to the third Kooks album. … [Read more...]

The 8 Best Running Songs

M: Henry and I have recently gotten caught up with the wild competition the Nike+ running app inspires leading us to put on our trainers and don our headbands, all in the name of being the best. H: When he says best, Michael actually means to say, all in the name of being slightly less awful. M: We do suck. But at least we have a playlist to drive us as we stumble. Here … [Read more...]