Tag Archives: Robert Wyatt

Albums of 2010: 40-21

40. She & Him – Volume Two M. Ward and Zooey Deschanel’s second collection of cutesy, retro pop songs. 39. The Besnard Lakes – The Besnard Lakes are the Roaring Night Epic rock composed from tense guitar feedback, thumping drums … Continue reading

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The Unthanks – Union Chapel, London – 9 December 2010

Ten great gigs from 2010: #10 (written for The Yorker) Away from the folk scene, Northumbrian sisters Rachel and Becky Unthank are best known as the token (albeit deserving) folk nominees at 2008’s Mercury Prize. Setting aside their usual folk … Continue reading

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The Playlist, pt. 10

Listen on: Spotify / we7* 57. Mclusky – ‘Lightsabre Cocksucking Blues’ Cardiff’s OTT noise-rockers powered out a few albums of punchy punk before exploding apart in the mid-noughties. The trio’s performance, especially Andy Falkous’ vocals, is full of raw, entertaining … Continue reading

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