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Pitchfork People’s List

I know, I know. My contribution into the “readers’ favourite albums of the P4k age” poll isn’t worthy of its own blog entry. But something had to break the 3 1/2 month writing silence. I used to like making these … Continue reading

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Albums of 2010: 10-1

10. Owen Pallett – Heartland By no means the only concept album in the top 10, Pallett’s first release since dropping the Final Fantasy name is a series of monologues by Lewis, an ultra-violent farmer subservient to a creator: Pallett … Continue reading

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Joanna Newsom – Palace Theatre, Manchester – 18 September 2010

Ten great gigs from 2010: #7 With three discs clocking in over two hours, Joanna Newsom’s Have One On Me is unlike any other album released this year, marrying her schoolgirl voice to song structures as complex and diverse as … Continue reading

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The Playlist, pt. 4

Listen on: Spotify / we7* 19.  Villagers – ‘I Saw the Dead’ Villagers the band is really just one man – Dubliner Conor J. O’Brien – so it’s unsurprising that the material takes on the singular quality of a solo … Continue reading

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