Classic Album Review: The Maccabees -‘Colour It In’

  As The Macabees have just released their critically acclaimed fourth album 'Marks to Prove it', it would be interesting to take a step back and look at where they started by zoning in on their colourful debut album ' Colour It On'. When the album came out the indie music scene was in a…

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Classic Album: The Cribs – The Cribs Review

  For most people who see The Cribs as just another indie band will possibly think that this album is the worst that The Cribs have ever done because it is, under-produced, patchy and simply not as good as the four that proceeded them. Well this review provides an argument against all of that, and…

Classic Albums: The Cribs – ‘The New Fellas’

For anybody who doesn’t know, I’m a huge Cribs fan. I was a late bloomer, as I joined the party just before they released “In The Belly Of The Brazen Bull”, however this does not change the way I felt about this album the first time it graced my ears. “The New Fellas” is arguably…

Neil Young – ‘After The Gold Rush’ Review

  In 1970 the World was graced with one of the best albums to date, and it was all down to the genius of Neil Young.  The album packed with Country Folk music that the most detached person from music could enjoy and appreciate, and this was because of the story telling lyrics, unique vocals…

Classic Album: Television – Marquee Moon

  Television are often a band that get overlooked and disregarded, which is unfortunate. Coming out in the 70’s they were part New York rock scene which included acts like Blondie, The Ramones and Talking Heads. This is what may have affected their recognition, as they were clumped along with these other acts. When you…

Classic Album: Fleetwood Mac – Rumours Review

  What is there to say about ‘Rumours’ by Fleetwood Mac? Quite a lot, actually. The album, which was released in 1977, really has stood the test of time. It tracks the deterioration of the bands couples. Bassist John McVie and his wife Keyboardist/Vocalist Christine McVie ended their eight-year marriage; Guitarist Lindsey Buckingham and singer…