Category: Music

Top 10 Albums of 2017

I’m writing this at the house of some friends, on my iPad, so much like my Top 10 Films of 2017 there will be little in the way of discussion, and it may not even publish, so I could, not for the first time, be taking to myself. Also like my films list, there are […]

Gig Review: Angaleena Presley & Danni Nicholls at The Borderline, London – 20th July 2017

I was supposed to see Angaleena Presley back in July 2015, twice in fact, on my birthday and then the day after too. But due to family sickness that didn’t happen, and in the meantime, and with a second album under her belt, my admiration for Angaleena’s music and desire to see her live have […]

Jean-Michel Jarre and the Yellow Sony Walkman

Though the title of this post might have you thinking otherwise, this is not a slightly bizarre children’s story. Last week in Cambridge my wife and I entered Fopp after accepting the CD challenge, which required us both to buy a CD, no excuses. This shouldn’t be such a hard task, given their range and […]

Ranking the 12 Bon Jovi Albums

There have been more than 12 Bon Jovi albums, but live albums and compilations don’t count over at JoviTalk, the biggest Bon Jovi community on the internet where they are currently ranking the albums. Bon Jovi have been my favourite band since listening to Slippery When Wet in 1986, and while I have periods of […]