Spotification: Elton John

Elton John

It’s fair to say that the ’80s were something of a mixed bag for Elton John. After 1979’s disastrous disco album Victim Of Love, Elton reunited with his estranged writing partner Bernie Taupin. Taupin contributed some lyrics to John’s first … read more

Pixies – “EP2”

The Pixies' "EP2" sleeve

The Pixies continue their policy of releasing new material in small doses with the arrival of a new EP, EP2, announced today. At the moment it seems to be available exclusively from the band’s official website in a variety of bundles ranging … read more

Our Top 10 Albums of 2013

Top 10 albums of 2013

We’re not just here to look back at music made between 1980 and 1989, sitting in a rocking chair with a tartan blanket on our knees and moaning that all modern music is rubbish. To be fair, a lot of … read more

Erasure – Snow Globe

Erasure "Snow Globe" sleeve

A mere 25 years after their Crackers International EP, Erasure have finally gone the whole hog and released a Christmas album. Well, a Christmas themed album, as some of the original songs on offer, such as Blood On The Snow … read more