Banks – Beggin For Thread

Active since May 2013, Banks has been slowly but surely etching her way onto the British music market. Zane Lowe has played her music. I have played her music (I used to have a radio show on my university's radio station; mainly involved making a fool out of myself in from of notable guests and listeners…Read more Banks – Beggin For Thread

Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars – Uptown Funk

The King. Is. BACK. FYI I mean Ronson - don't get me wrong I love Bruno, but sadly he's not the one who wrote half the soundtrack to my effortlessly edgy teenage years. I joke, of course - the coolest thing about me 10 years ago was probably just my country of origin (Russia - keep…Read more Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars – Uptown Funk

Lykke Li – No Rest for the Wicked

She's finally back! Swedish indie songstress Lykke Li has just released her new album I Never Learn  (in March but hey, I only just heard!) and it's all very wonderful and weird and pleasing to my ears. The vocals are deep and velvety and gentle all at the same time and the music is a…Read more Lykke Li – No Rest for the Wicked

Bastille – Flaws

So a lot has happened since I last posted. I realise I haven't posted anything in a while, and for that I really am sorry (based on the assumption that somebody actually reads these mindless self-indulgent rants regularly). Having started this academic year (my last year as an undergraduate at LSE - too soon to…Read more Bastille – Flaws