Expect to have more replies to your ‘I’m Forming A Grrl Band’ poster and online ads from men than from women
Listening to Cults, I can only imagine that they have some great insider connections.
Music that will make you smile about music once more.
I’m going to indulge in a little fantasy inspired by the Great Escape line up and the bands that I managed to catch over the three day festival.
The music and the dancing is infectious. and the crowd sway and dance as Cults work the room into a blissful frenzy.
The reason Splendour hasn’t sold out instantaneously, as it normally does, is that the line-up doesn’t justify the price.
My only complaint about The White Stripes was that the band weren’t composed of two Meg Whites
Someone was accusing me of going soft on Kings Of Leon the other day. Bangs wept! I CANNOT have such aspersions cast on my professional integrity. The following is for him, my faceless accuser. Reprinted from Something Awful, 19/11/10.
I sense a spirit of love that infuses the music with soul and self-expression. And if you think this description suggests a kitsch twee puke-fest, then I’d have sorely done the depth and strength of their music an injustice.
Isn’t it about time that we stop pointing out the fact that the band members of The Like and Warpaint all have vaginas?