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
Sometimes 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
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
I had the pleasure of interviewing the funk rock band ‘PentaSonic’ shortly after the release of their second album ‘Analogue Soul’. Continue reading
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
On 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
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
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
Although I don’t play guitar I love a good bass line in a song so I thought we could look at some songs with just that – a great bass line. Continue reading
Thanks for checking out my latest article about English learning. In this article I am going to talk about prepositions of time. Continue reading