Better a nit-picking, list-making, album-ranking Hornbyite geek than a groupie
I’m sceptical of the patronising and reductive idea that men and women appreciate music in intrinsically different ways
I do not think the way to solve problems is to make crap jokes about them
Who needs to reprint the review when you’ve got perfection in a numeral?
The following is an email that was forwarded on to me by an interested party. I have removed the names of the relevant parties to spare the blushes of all concerned
…I’m happy for you to come up with the questions, thanks Chris. The dialogue between myself and Shaun Prescott over the Washington review is interesting, gratuitous personal insults aside. He thinks it’s pointless to focus on the mediocrity that always exists (and I can understand that attitude because it means less space is actually given over […]
1. I’m a music critic. That means that sometimes I don’t like certain records, and I’ll try and explain why. 2. I’m a music critic. That means that sometimes I don’t like certain shows, and I’ll try and explain why. 3. I’m a music critic. That means sometimes I might “criticise” the people who make […]
Back, due to no demand at all. “The new low in music criticism” (trademark pending). You can be brief. You can be brutal. But can you cut the mustard when there’s only 60 seconds on the clock and you’ve never listened to the album before? Kittie – In The Black Never realised before that listening […]