the editor of the NME reacts to the news PJ Harvey has become the first artist to win the Mercury Prize twice
And then we all wake up and wonder where the art of genuine protest has gone.
But honey, you sure ain’t no Stevie Nicks. Or even Abba. Or evenThe Distillers.
Great rock music has less to do with ‘skill’ and ‘talent’ and more to do with a person’s ability to use music as an artistic medium.
Their music is most welcome in this house: subtle, chiding, elliptical, warm, inviting.
Jules Normington is a legend on the Australian Punk Rock Underground
I don’t think any of my guitar solos are any of the right notes or anything.
“You want to stay in that comfort zone. It helps you block out the world.”
Collapse Board. We criticise because we care.
Is there anyone out there brave enough to stand up and admit something’s wrong – and do something about it?