Category Archives: Rants about Music

AL7egiance

After whetting the world’s appetite with two well-received singles, the newly reunited/reinvigorated L7 are ready to go the distance and record a full-length comeback album. They’ve just launched a campaign on PledgeMusic to crowdfund the project, with plenty packages and … Continue reading

Posted in Rants about Music | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Couched But Uncompromised

A couple years back, I wrote quite a dickish post about the Garfunkel And Oates TV series, and their chosen singing style within the context of that sitcom… but since then I’ve become addicted to their albums, and frequently find … Continue reading

Posted in Rants about Music, Rants about TV | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The D+C Files

Earlier this week, super-cute electro-pop-saviours Daphne & Celeste released the video for their latest single, “Alarms”, in which our heroines make first contact with an unidentified alien*, and proceed to feed it, read to it, and pillow fight it, until … Continue reading

Posted in Rants about Music | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

D&C’s L.P. E.T.A. F.Y.I.

Fans of super-cute snarky synth-pop rejoice! Daphne and Celeste have (finally) reunited with composer Max Tundra to produce a album full of shiny new tracks, modestly titled “Daphne & Celeste Save The World”, due for release on March 30th (and … Continue reading

Posted in Rants about Music | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Pogo! Pogo! Pogo! Pogo!”

Back in November I was bemoaning the fact that Britain’s foremost (and funniest) rock/rap-covers comedy act, The Lounge Kittens, hadn’t played any gigs near me, and hoped that there might be some coming up in the near future… then, less … Continue reading

Posted in Rants about Music | Tagged | Leave a comment

HMD 2018

Yesterday I slouched into town for the annual Holocaust Memorial Day service, which is rather unfortunately held in an exposed park near the train-tracks, meaning that speakers are often drowned-out/interrupted by the sound of passing locomotives. Symbolic, or just annoying… … Continue reading

Posted in Rants about Books, Rants about Films, Rants about Music | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Kittens For Sale!

Britain’s foremost lounge-style-rock/rap-covers comedy act, The Lounge Kittens, are having an end-of-year-ish sale over on their site, and that means you can pick up their debut E.P. (Just The Tip) and album (Sequins & C-Bombs) for a song. Pun! They’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Rants about Music | Tagged , , | Leave a comment