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Freelance writer who likes anything with heart and soul
INTERVIEW: The Selecter's Pauline Black talks to Gigslutz

INTERVIEW: The Selecter’s Pauline Black talks to Gigslutz

Chrysalis Records continue their celebration of 2 Tone Records with… The Selecter  ‘Too Much Pressure’. 3 CD box set featuring remastered album, non-album singles  and b-sides, John Peel session, previously unreleased rarities, and a 24-page book with sleeve notes by…

NEWS: The Charlatans announce 2021 tour and box set

NEWS: The Charlatans announce 2021 tour and box set

THE CHARLATANS 30TH ANNIVERSARY VINYL BOX SET & TOUR ANNOUNCED ‘A HEAD FULL OF IDEAS’  – ALBUM BOX SET  – 15TH OCTOBER 2021UK & IRELAND TOUR – NOVEMBER & DECEMBER 2021 THE CHARLATANS are proud to announce that their (Covid) delayed 30th Anniversary…

REVIEW: Paul Weller - Fat Pop (Volume 1)

REVIEW: Paul Weller – Fat Pop (Volume 1)

With the eagerly anticipated release of his 16th solo album entitled Fat Pop (Volume 1), released via Polydor records on May 14th, it’s about time Paul Weller released a stinker, an album that could devise opinion in his audience such…

NEW MUSIC: Kitten Pyramid Koozy new album

NEW MUSIC: Kitten Pyramid Koozy new album

A spectacular roller-coaster ride of experimental pop-prog! Featuring 36,000 bees, over a million Facebook views and one isolated doughnut. Released 2 April 2021 Through Flip Flop Records On the 2 April 2021, experimental Burton-On-Trent pop-proggers Kitten Pyramid release ‘KOOZY!!’, their long-awaited follow…

NEW MUSIC: THE NAGGING DOUBTS NEW EP

NEW MUSIC: THE NAGGING DOUBTS NEW EP

THE NAGGING DOUBTS NEW EP: ‘AUTOCALM’ OUT 21ST APRIL VIA SCENIC DRIVE The Nagging Doubts were still at High School in Sydney when they made their first acclaimed EP, ‘Deug Lane’, which was lovingly catapulted into the world via ex-Lemonheads…

INTERVIEW: The Yardbird's Jim McCarty talks about Roger the Engineer

NEWS: Yardbirds Roger The Engineer Super Deluxe Edition 

Demon Music Group present…  Yardbirds  ‘Roger The Engineer’   Super Deluxe Edition Newly remastered from the original tapes  3CD, 2LP and 7” single box set featuring newly remastered non-album singles, rare alternate versions, and previously unreleased material Comes with a 24-page booklet with…

NEWS: Richard Ashcroft & Supergrass confirmed as Splendour 2021 headliners

NEWS: Richard Ashcroft & Supergrass Splendour 2021 headliners

Following the recent government announcement and roadmap detailing plans to lift limits on social contact by 21 June, Splendour organisers are delighted to confirm plans for this year’s Splendour Festival, taking place on Saturday 24 July 2021. Brit-pop legend Richard…