Hi there Friday Hi there Friday

Hi there Friday

Standard London Standard London

Standard London

Last holiday pic, promise Last holiday pic, promise

Last holiday pic, promise

Indie Schmindie

I’ve been thinking about the concept of indie record labels all week after an article on the Guardian about everyone’s favourite currency-related rapper 50 Cent signing to “independent distributor Caroline”. Now for those that don’t keep up to speed with the coming and goings of the many, many...

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Balance

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,...

Kele 6music session Kele 6music session

Kele 6music session

Our Love by Caribou Our Love by Caribou

Our Love by Caribou

I am at a pop gig I am at a pop gig

I am at a pop gig

Scratching The Itch

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...

Kate Bush massive fomo

Different Slices Of Sky

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?...

#6 #6

#6

Hey QT by QT Hey QT by QT

Hey QT by QT

Max Jury at Pianos Max Jury at Pianos

Max Jury at Pianos

Sex, data and rock and roll

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...

Brighton Beach Brighton Beach

Brighton Beach