Friday, 8 April 2016

Give 'Em Enough Rope (1978) - The Clash

"Is The Clash's second album any cop?", the question on everyone's lips in the year of Our Lord 2016.

Friday, 29 January 2016

Transatlanticism (2003) - Death Cab for Cutie

In some ways it's convenient for me that I didn't really pay attention to music when I was young, it means the fact that this record is almost 13 years old doesn't induce any sort of hack xkcd (or, as it's otherwise called, xkcd) existential angst at the passage of time.

Thursday, 31 December 2015

Radio Ember's Top 20 of 2015

Compiled using my usual rigorous method of looking at Wikipedia's list of top 10 hits of the year combined with the tracklisting of the couple of good albums released this year.

Friday, 20 November 2015

And thus ends Mercury Mania 2015

My Love Is Cool (2015) - Wolf Alice

Unusually for a last-day rush to get the Mercury done, I am, in fact, not listening to these albums for the first time.