Vinyl, And A Large Bottle Of Gin – The Most Significant Albums Of 2008

Eighteen months or so ago a music blog not too far from this parish began digging through each year from 1980 onwards. Some attempt to tweeze out a list of horribly important albums (the particulars of which live here). Only, for reasons unfathomable and unexplained (I got drunk. I fell into a ditch. I accidentally … Continue reading Vinyl, And A Large Bottle Of Gin – The Most Significant Albums Of 2008

On The Floorboards, Hitting The Headphones

Surfing the specifics of your musical voyage. Tracks played, tracks ingested, tracks experienced, then dissected, then reassembled in dexterous, personal patterns. I’m less interested in the individual components of songcraft – the mechanical detail of assemblage and execution remain fascinating from a technical aspect, but they don’t carry the allure of end-user interaction. No – … Continue reading On The Floorboards, Hitting The Headphones