Field Day Tunes

This year’s Field Day line up looks to be as good as ever, with the awesome Caribou, Ex Hex, Django Django, Tei Shi, Eagulls, Hookworms, FKA Twigs, Mac DeMarco, Jack Garratt, Shura and more taking to the stages in Victoria Park on the 6th and 7th June. To whet your appetite, the good crew atContinue reading “Field Day Tunes”

Some of the best tracks of 2014

Only some of them mind, because trying to shoehorn such a deliriously rich of year of music into one succint list is, frankly, impossible. Future islands – Seasons (Waiting For You) Thanks to Sam Herring’s bad dad dancing on the Letterman show this rousing, triumphant and exuberant tune made its way onto my playlist – and stayedContinue reading “Some of the best tracks of 2014”

Best of 2014

I’m lucky to be blessed with awesome friends who have equally awesome taste in music. Over the last few weeks the chat about our top tracks, gigs and albums of the year has been filling our conversations, and Jamie has been kind enough to jot down some of his own thoughts on the songs that haveContinue reading “Best of 2014”

Pick A Piper – All Her Colours

It helps to have friends.  On latest project Pick a Piper, Caribou’s Brad Weber is joined by members of Ruby Suns, Enon/Brainiac, Born Ruffians and Braids. Beats and bass combine under guitars in what is a successful spread eagle straddling of rock and dance, capable of being played on the stereo and at a gig.Continue reading “Pick A Piper – All Her Colours”