Monthly Archives: July 2010

Dexys Midnight Runners – This Is What She's Like

Quite simply one of the greatest, and most ingenious, love songs ever written. Brilliantly sung and performed, it’s the crowning glory of Kevin Rowland’s career. Beginning with an almost Beckettian spoken-word intro, it soon jumps into what is essentially Rowland’s … Continue reading

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Grinderman – No Pussy Blues

Apart from loving The Birthday Party, I’ve always been fairly indifferent to Nick Cave. All that borderline goth stuff, the murder ballads, the contrived darkness, the intensity… he always seemed to be trying too hard. But here, with Grinderman – … Continue reading

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