Album Reviews

NINE BLACK ALPS – CANDY FOR THE CLOWNS – REVIEW

Nine Black Alps have always been a band that has pulled no punches in their approach. At no point in their careers have they ever allowed their blueprint to be manipulated by any of the contorted cycles that rock music dictates you to adhere to, perhaps sacrificing commercial success in the process. True to their… Continue reading NINE BLACK ALPS – CANDY FOR THE CLOWNS – REVIEW

Features

PIXIES – DOOLITTLE – HAPPY 25th BIRTHDAY TO ONE OF THE VERY BEST

The best albums are ageless. The fact that so many of my favourite records were recorded when I was little more than a twinkle in my folks’ eyes is testament to that, and the fact that I can’t go more than a few weeks without listening to Ten, Grace, Blood Sugar Sex Magik or OK Computer (to name but a few) shows that despite… Continue reading PIXIES – DOOLITTLE – HAPPY 25th BIRTHDAY TO ONE OF THE VERY BEST