Aftermath Follow Up

Good news has come through with reports that singer Martina Topley-Bird has a new album coming out soon. The album will be her first since 2010’s Some Place Simple and sees her colloborate with Massive Attack’s Robert Del Naja. The single Pure Heart is out now preceeding the release of the album on September 10.

No Money Money Money

Here’s an interesting op-ed from one of the As in ABBA, Björn Ulvaeus on the star of the music industry and artists getting paid. Ripping off artists is nothing new in the music industry, but it does look like something needs to be done.

Da Glenn Close

Glenn Close’s knowledge and rendition of Da Butt was of course the highlight of the 2021 Oscars ceremony. As a reminder here’s the music video of the song in question. Let’s hope this song takes its seat as one of the all time greats of the era.

Here’s What To Play

Music reporting brand survivor, NME has some great playlists to go with the text based reporting that it produces. Music curation hasn’t been so good beyond an AI generated playlist. The NME playlist is human curated and will keep you well opinionated when one of these bands make it big (if they haven’t already). It […]

Noise Compression

Influential noise merchants, My Bloody Valentine have at long last released their music for streaming services. While welcome, it was seen as a bit of a surprise as band leader Kevin Shields was seen as somewhat an audiophile. Not so, says Shields, who just wanted to make it the best possible sound when making the […]