by Darren Clarke, January 27, 2022 “Less ambitious than Tommy, and far more musical — no fillers, no waste tracks, […]
“Then I decided to thrown myself in the water! And then, what was not to my surprise! I was struck by the timeless universe of Mademoiselle K!!!”
A. Pujol, Amazon Review (Amazon’s French to English Translation
Can you kick it?
Yes, you can.
by Darren Clarke, November 30, 2021 We’re back to finish our look at the music, the events, the […]
ABBA. Supertramp. Carpenters.
Because life doesn’t always have to be so hard.
“For Dury, truths can be sometimes dark, sometimes tragic, sometimes humiliating but that’s no reason for everybody to be glum about it. Dury’s tra la la allegiance is clearly to the interplay of darkness and light, his music and lyrics consistently, playfully, deviating from each other in much the same way somebody long ago came up with the idea of whistling while passing a graveyard, of too wide smiles beneath eyes filled with sad resignation, of lilies on coffins.”
The latest 90 Minutes to Love Playlist features a band created at the last vinyl pressing plant in Australia- Corduroy Records. The ramshackle nature of their original, post-work-Christmas-party jam defines the contagious charm, the live off the floor punk rock energy of the Eddy Current Suppression Ring.
“Every superhero deserves their own theme music. And if you’re inspired to be your own superhero, then I’d love to be your theme music.” Georgia Anne Muldrow is waiting to be the theme music for your best and happiest, self. You’d be crazy not to let her.
A beguiling Spotify playlist from Boards of Canada accompanied by a whimsical exploration of the link between their music and the National; Film Board’s catalogue of vintage vignettes.
Doiron’s music is a box of crayons when you are seven. It is the first time you had ice cream. It is a genuine smile from a stranger when you least expected it and most needed it.