I'm going to start this week's blog with a confession - the Barenaked Ladies are my all time favourite band. Having said that, I'm not one of these "they can do no wrong" fanboys and I am more than capable of giving criticism when it is due - for example the last 2 albums have... Continue Reading →
Firstly this week, I'd like to thank the wonderful Ben Lee who retweeted my blog post to his 24,700 followers! Secondly, I'd like to apologise that I'm only reviewing one album this week. I had planned to review Bush (or "Bush with Gavin Rossdale" as Apple Music are now calling them, no doubt to cash... Continue Reading →
When Get 'Er Brewed offered members of the Homebrew Forum the opportunity to get free Fermentum Mobile liquid yeast in exchange for an online review, I jumped at the chance despite never having used liquid yeast before. Having made a very successful American Wheat Beer previously using the popular dried yeast US-05, I was interested in using a yeast... Continue Reading →
For the last few years, Ben Lee has been on a spiritual and philosophical journey through his music, firstly touching on feminism with 2009's Rebirth of Venus, then a succession of concept based albums based on, in order, the power of dreams (2011's Deeper into Dream), experiences with South American Tribal hallucinogens (on 2013's bizarre Ayahuasca: Welcome... Continue Reading →
First up this week is John Mayer's EP "The Search for Everything - Wave 2", the second installment of his new album which he is releasing 4 songs at a time. As I said in my previous blog, I like John Mayer. I think he’s a very talented musician, and his “Where The Light Is…” live... Continue Reading →
Since, in my wisdom, I decided to launch this Blog at the end of February, I have almost 2 months worth of music to run through. I will keep this as brief as I can as there's a lot to get through. The first Friday in January saw more of the same from Boston based faux-Irish punk rockers... Continue Reading →
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