Monthly Archives: January 2015

The Decemberists – What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World

The Decemberists continue to develop their sound while keeping a familiarity that has steadily grown them a devoted fan base. This their 7th studio album is no exception, from the upbeat openers with the Arcade Fire style richness and fuller … Continue reading

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Whiplash

The trailer for Whiplash does it no justice, I watched it and despite being a drummer I had no inclination to watch the film, so I’m glad I ignored the trailer and watched it anyway because the film itself is … Continue reading

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Birdman

The moment the credits bounce onto the screen to the sound of abstract jazz drums you know that you are about to watch something special. This is before you see the standout performances from everyone, the biting satire of the … Continue reading

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