Category Archives: Music
Dunya Yunis is an amazing Lebanese mountain singer. I first came across this song by her when decades ago I bought Jean Jenkins’ ‘1. The Human Voice’ from the ‘Music in the World of Islam’ series. Later it was sampled … Continue reading
My friends and I went to see this gig last Saturday. It was amazing. Before going in, we had a quick beer and then went to an Italian restaurant. After chatting a while about Shellac, Todd Trainer came past and … Continue reading
I got into Steely Dan after coming across the stunning album cover for ‘Countdown to Ecstasy’. Their music was a variation on the Americana mix of jazz, rock, blues. It had style, humour and a crisp, clean sound – they … Continue reading
Not sure where to start with this post. I suppose I should just ramble on… CD audio was a little short of musical quality and has been bemoaned ever since its introduction pretty much. By anyone who likes quality above … Continue reading
A good car boot on Sunday, I bought Stevie Wonder’s ‘Talking Book’, ‘Innervisions’ and ‘Songs in the Key of Life’. Great to get them back again – I lost my previous copies.