Category Archives: Music

Twenty Music Releases I Liked In 2014

Fatima Al Qadiri – Asiatisch Al Qadiri calls her album “a virtual road trip through imagined China” and that’s a pretty perfect description. In the way that all new destinations are, Asiatisch is strikingly beautiful, intriguingly peculiar and overflowing with odd twists on the familiar. Aphex Twin … Continue reading

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Aphex Twin – Syro

It must have been 2005 or 2006 when I discovered the music of Aphex Twin. I was 16 or 17 and I found out about it the way a lot of music fans in my generation did: via Radiohead’s Kid … Continue reading

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Five Favourites – Grizzly Bear

Colorado [Yellow House – 2006] Yet Again [Shields – 2012] While You Wait For The Others [Veckatimest – 2009] Gun-Shy [Shields] Plans [Yellow House]

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Five Favourites – Karin Dreijer Andersson

Triangle Walks [Fever Ray – 2009] Silent Shout [Silent Shout – 2006] A Tooth For An Eye [Shaking The Habitual – 2013] From Off To On [Silent Shout – 2006] Dry And Dusty [Fever Ray – 2009]

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Five Favourites – Talking Heads

This Must Be The Place (Naïve Melody) [Speaking In Tongues – 1983] Seen And Not Seen [Remain In Light – 1980] (Nothing But) Flowers [Naked – 1988] I Zimbra [Fear Of Music – 1979] Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes … Continue reading

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Five Favourites – tUnE-yArDs

Riotriot [w h o k i l l – 2011] Real Live Flesh [BiRd-BrAiNs – 2009] Wait For A Minute [Nikki Nack – 2014] Real Thing [Nikki Nack – 2014] Bizness [w h o k i l l – 2011]

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Five Favourites – Elbow

Fallen Angel [Cast Of Thousands – 2003] Great Expectations [Leaders Of The Free World – 2005] Mirrorball [The Seldom Seen Kid – 2008] I’ve Got Your Number [Cast Of Thousands – 2003] Red [Asleep In The Back – 2001]

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