Favourite bands/music colliding: Ben Gibbard (Death Cab For Cutie) covers all of Teenage Fanclub’s Bandwagonesque.
“The 50 Best Britpop Albums”. Not sure all are /Britpop/, but god, I own and still listen to almost all of these.
Suede album launch at HMV Oxford St tonight. Brett is just magnificent close up.
I only started listening to Bowie in the last few years but I realised I’d been a fan all my life regardless. Phenomenal legacy.
Curated music for different types of public places
.@theryanadams’ album covering all of Taylor Swift’s 1989 is very listenable. Tempted to try her original.
Belle and Sebastian for two nights at the Royal Albert Hall in June.Read full post…
After a week-or-two of flirting with Apple Music, @Spotify’s new Discover feature has lured me back. Love its selection for me this week.
Sur La Planche: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MAQxOBiD6A
My pick of the Isle of Wight Festival was La Femme: electronica from Paris. #lafemme
On my way to the sunny-rainy Isle of Wight for the Festival. Covering all bases with wellies, suntan lotion, waterproof and flip-flops.
Video from Suede’s 1993 Brixton gig
Free Mac app: ambient sound equalizer
After a happy period using Rdio I’ve switched back to Spotify for all my music listening needs. Despite a much larger catalogue, the killer feature Spotify lacked was a collection of albums, something Rdio’s UI manages very well. But with its new(ish) reboot, Spotify now supports how I want to play music. Switched.