Tag: Bob Dylan

FIRST AID KIT – IT’S A SHAME

I can only apologise to you and myself, for missing the boat entirely and only discovering today, the release of a brand new track by Swedish duo First Aid Kit. ‘It’s A Shame’ was unveiled late in the day, on the 28th of September…

RIP TOM PETTY

Waking up on any given day in 2017 is a minefield and usually involves discovering some awful or tragic news from the hours in which we were all asleep. It’s occurring more and more recently whether it be news of war or violence, political…

BOB DYLAN / TRIPLICATE

One of the biggest legends of all time in the music world, Bob Dylan released his 38th studio album ‘Triplicate’ this past Friday and the icon doesn’t appear to have missed a beat. The new album features a similar lounge feel to his previous…

WORLD POETRY DAY

On 2017’s World Poetry day, it’d be a crime to not mention it, recognise it and celebrate it, if for nothing else but for its close connection and continued use in music. Lyrical arrangement has always had a tight affiliation with music and both music and…

THROWBACK THURSDAY / 1966

There are more than a lot of reasons why 1966 was an important year in history. It was fifty years ago this year since England won the World Cup, Carnaby Street in London became the fashion capital of the world and the space race…

HAVE YOU HEARD… / …THE BAND?

The Last waltz, but not the least… A retrospective on a band that never became a household name, but gave so much to so many. We’ve done a couple of these ‘You Oughta Know…’ features already, and this is the first retrospective one we’ve…

HAVE YOU HEARD… / …THE WALKMEN?

I remember a time when you’d search ‘The Walkmen’ on Google and become a fountain of knowledge on them. Did you know that since 1979, over 220 million units had been sold worldwide until the discontinuation occurred in 2010? Google had obviously assumed that…