Picture the scene: I’m at a dinner party (I don’t really go to dinner parties, but let’s ignore that). There’s a lull in the natural flow of the conversation; a silence creeps across the table.
“So what do you do again?”
I reply with my standard response of working for a record label,...
Oh god why aren’t I going to The National tonight? This was a terrible idea. Please can you all not tweet about it? Thanks.
That thing where something that’s been very complicated to pull off comes off at 6 on a Friday and everyone’s happy: 🍻
It’s not all sex, drugs and rock and roll this music lark, you know. I’m not sure exactly which of those it replaces - pessimistically probably both the first two - but if you’re talking music in 2014 there’s also data to think about as well.
I’m typically not fond of all the floods...
So, in shock news it turns out the album is going extinct.
That’s a shame isn’t it?
I’m not what the exact protocol is in this sort of situation; do we need to start a kickstarter or something? I mean, there’s quite a few albums I was looking forward to. Why isn’t someone doing something?...
Today’s highlight so far: accidentally getting a PO through for a radio mix for The Script that Sony seem to think I’ve done
I don’t think there are many people that know that once, what seems like an age ago, I did a computer science degree. At that point in time I couldn’t for the life of me figure out how to get into music – my teenage band failing dismally to even get to the giging stage, the music website I...
Just found out the title of the new Star Wars film from someone making a dad joke on Twitter. And so it goes.
So far in Paris my phone has stopped working and my debit card has been canceled 👍 On the plus side, Paris is awesome #cestlavie
I am on a bus. The air is clammy. Condensation drips down the windows. Directly in front of me two teenagers are watching a video on an oversized smartphone. The volume is loud – no headphones involved, obviously – and the track is terrible (it’ll probably place highly in the singles chart in...
THIS RT @w1lko: This is prob my favourite cover of the year. Out tomorrow @NME @Casablancas_J @CultRecords http://t.co/QQ2RhD09yy
So the director of District 9 has basically remade Short Circuit, staring Die Antwoord. I'm 100% ok with this: http://t.co/hek6Qv4PgI
So the key difference between doing my homework on a Sunday night now vs when I was 15 is that now I can do it whilst drinking neat whiskey.
JOB GOING: We’re looking for a Digital Marketing Coordinator (i.e. someone who loves music and the internet/gifs): http://t.co/e4QavMfs0b
Despite significant delays caused by a dog (not mine, obviously) having incorrect paperwork, I am now - finally - in NYC
Enjoying the amount of people in LA walking around in the rain wearing shorts looking thoroughly confused
DAMMIT RT @jeffxsmith: Mick Fleetwood tells Chris Evans now that Fleetwood Mac not playing Glastonbury 2015 @BBCRadio2
In more album stream news, you can hear the new quite excellent record from @keleokereke over on the Guardian: http://t.co/asY6Jo2t3Q