Well obviously I’m very familiar with Chic. I never said disco as a genre was plagued by poor musicianship. I personally don’t really care about technical ability as long as the end result is in any way […]
I think a major hindrance to the enjoyment of disco is my sheer reluctance to dance. I’ve never felt the urge to express my appreciation of the music via any form of physical exhibition beyond toe-tapping and […]
All valid points of course. There is still good music being made and all the rest of it. I suppose the difference for me is that I’m not fifteen anymore and nothing I hear is likely to spark the same kind of j […]
Idling through Twitter (as I sometimes do) I recently discovered that current pop stars are not as famous as they appear to think they are. Ellie Goulding was featured this week on a BBC online news post saying […]
Yes indeed. But hey. Most of my favourite bands haven’t registered with the great unwashed. I like the first Church album mainly cos of The Unguarded Moment which reminded me of Syd Barrett but with a power pop backing.
‘Junk’ is a lovely tune but it had been around for a while- as had ‘Teddy Boy’. Both hummable (as you’d expect) but ultimately both White Album rejects and fluffy (I would respectfully argue) alongside Maybe and Every Night.
Yes I love those half-speed doo-dah’s too but, even so, I’m thinking I’ll pass on the queuing for this. I might grab it later if I see one in the racks (which is quite likely). If it was ‘Ram’ I’d be out there in […]