Monthly Archives: March 2012

Michael Kiwanuka – Home Again

Michael Kiwanuka won the BBC’s Sound of 2012 and on hearing his debut album ‘Home Again’ I can see why.  As soon as this album started I instantly thought of the criminally underrated ‘Cold Fact’ by Sixto Rodriguez but was … Continue reading

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Dodgy – Stand Upright In A Cool Place

In the wake of a spate of mid-nineties band reforming to play all the old hits or do an album in its entirety concert it’s nice that Dodgy have decided to forge a different path, a strategy that has clearly … Continue reading

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This Must Be the Place

When ‘The Consequences of Love’ found its way in the auditoriums of the art houses in 2004 it, to those that got it, set director Paolo Sorrentino as one to watch. He followed it up with ‘The Family Friend’ and … Continue reading

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