100 albums, 2 weeks to listen to them and then pick your top 7 #7albums10s
The contenders for #3albums03 Twitter poll.
This is a review of the albums that I have been listening to whilst working from home. Albums listened to for week 29 covers from 5-9 October. Monday 5 October I first covered the big four of US trash metal way back at the start of lockdown. Week 2 they were shaking the foundations of … Continue reading Music life in lockdown week 29
Looking back at the best albums from 2003.
Looking back at my music journey from the 1980s on National Album Day
A review of what I was listening to during lockdown.
Since lockdown began last month I have been struggling to be a bit creative with my blog and I must admit I haven't done much since my last post back in February. I have been trying to get motivated to write again and so far the year 2020 is going to turn out to be … Continue reading Music life in lockdown
The best gigs and albums of the year
2006 - a lean year for gigs, getting married and having to give up a ticket for the one gig you have wanted to go all your life.
After the disappointment of seeing Garbage at the Big Day Out in Galway the previous summer, they made their Belfast debut at the King’s Hall on 15/01/99. This time a more enjoyable performance compared to the rushed one in Galway. Support that night came from Moloko. Placebo came back for another visit to the Ulster … Continue reading 1999