Archive for the ‘music’ Category

RIP Kim Jong-il

19Dec11


I’m not a big fan of Little Comets (the band, I quite like small comets). Their music doesn’t really grab me, it seems like inoffensive indie for students. What does grab me is this music video for their single The Isles. It features some amazing footage of modern Britain shot in a documentary style. It’s […]


As soon as I saw the thumbnail and description of this video on Vimeo’s Videos We Like section I knew it would be worthy of the Video of the Week tag.  The (unofficial) video was created by FroschYankee and features the Boom Bip track Last Walk Around Mirror Lake remixed by Boards of Canada. It […]


Paul Morley is one of my favorite music journalists. If you haven’t already I recommend you read his book Words and Music: A History of Pop in the Shape of a City it is pretentious (in a good way), abstract, inventive and ambitious. Deadmau5 was previously somebody I knew in name only having heard none […]