Good or Bad I liked these songs

Good or bad I genuinely liked and like all the songs in today’s playlist and some I have quite an attachment to.

I have mentioned in previous posts about how some songs just stay with you and it doesn’t matter when you last heard them. Time almost stands still because you remember the words, the band members or the moment when you first heard the song. Continue reading

Did the film make the song or the song make the film?

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As well as music I am also a great fan of film. I enjoy listening to film soundtracks, because of this I sometimes find myself listening to music I usually wouldn’t listen to just because it’s on a soundtrack of a film I like.

I have an interesting question for you in this post. “Did the film make the song or the song make the film?” Ask that question when you hear/read about the songs from today’s list. Continue reading

Six great British female vocalists

The women in British music have created some of the most outstanding and unique music.

I want to look at a synthpop duo from Basildon, Essex first called Yazoo but known as Yaz in America. I really like the voice of Alison Moyet and Yazoo were of great importance. The other part of the duo was the amazing Vince Clark. Continue reading

Review of: Analogue Soul the new album from PentaSonic

pentasonic-analogue-soul-liam-luskSometimes you are completely unaware of what is in your own backyard which brings me to the latest album by PentaSonic – Analogue Soul. Based in Seoul, Korea. they are categorized as alternative disco, funk rock, jazz-funk, pop and soul on BandCamp.

After listening to their first album self-titled PentaSonic which definitely has the jazz-funk sound throughout I decided to try and find out a bit more about them. Continue reading

The Beatles like you’ve never heard them before – maybe

When people talk about British music there is one band that will always come into the conversation – The Beatles.

Are we going to be looking at some songs by The Beatles then? Well, yes but not by The Beatles. Continue reading

“Solo: Some were great but others not so much”

It is rare for bands to stay together for a long time. One of  Two things will usually happen, the first is that the band simply start disliking the arrangement and want to try new things or the record companies get nervous if album sales drop. Either of these can lead to a temporary or permanent split. Continue reading

14 questions for Jenn Vix – Vocalist, Lyricist, Songwriter, Producer, multi-instrumentalist and Remixer

jenn-vix-interview-liam-luskOn an earlier post I reviewed the E.P. Strange Buildings by Jenn Vix and if you read it you will know that I throughly enjoyed it.

After some deliberation I decided to see if Vix would be kind enough to grant me an interview. I cautiously reached out to her not really knowing what to expect as she didn’t know who I was and to my delight she agreed.

Here is some background on Vix’s early career before we begin the interview: Continue reading

Did the grand piano make the song grand?

I feel that sometimes and I don’t know why so many people underestimate the talent of musicianship of rock group musicians. That had a lot to do with the choice of the tracks I chose for this post. Continue reading

Review of the 2015 E.P. by Jenn Vix – Strange Buildings

Growing up in the eighties made me a fan of Post Punk, Synthpop and Electronic bands like Soft Cell and The Cure. If any of you follow my Instagram then you will know that I often post bands that I am listening to. Continue reading