Three Billboards

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Directed & written by: Martin McDonagh 

Cast: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell (more…)

Mash-ups. They often sound great on paper – but more often disappoint after repeated listenings. Not this one. It’s perfect.

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This Stones performance had passed me by completely, perhaps because I had long ago mentally dismissed the past half a century of their work. (more…)

Sometimes a bassline just hits the spot – right there in the gut – and carries the whole song. (more…)

Woman Of The Ghetto is the song that just keeps giving. This one mixes Marlena Shaw ino its squelchy summer breakbeats.

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Marlena Shaw’s soul classic Woman Of The Ghetto gets a  summery makeover fusing mellow dance grooves with jazzy sax by Akshin Alizadeh. (more…)

About 20 years ago I was at a loose end in Los Angeles and decided I’d track down Lemmy from Motorhead for his first interview since a health scare. (more…)

John Grant – Marz

10th April 2021 · 2000s, 2010, Music

Another list song. I first heard this marvellous melancholic tune when I went to see a quartet of new artists at a Bella Union showcase, billed as A Summer Evening at the Union Chapel in 2010. (more…)