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Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

MUSICREC: Fran Smith – Live at The Sage Gateshead

April 19, 2011

The term “singer-songwriter” has turned into a slur. It has become associated with images of pretentious young snots in too-tight jeans wandering in and out of coffee shops, toting fashionably-stained acoustic guitars upon which they play cynically self-centred and derivative love songs at an audience that just can’t seem to care. The phrase has become […]

Album Review: Radiohead – The King Of Limbs

February 19, 2011

The King Of Limbs is the sound of a band doing what they damn well please.