23 most depressed performers
Autumn is the darkest, wettest, depressing time of the year when each of us goes deep into ourselves. And although the New Year and the January holidays, which will give…

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Almost Best Brothers: Interview with Disclosure
Three years ago, Guy and Howard Lawrence, speaking as Disclosure, began trying to make a difference in the radio charts for the better. Last September, the band released their second…

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John Peel: The Legend of British Broadcasting
It has been eleven years since the death of the legendary British radio host and disc jockey John Peale, but so far no one has been able to compare with…

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Morphine: “We treat every tour as the last

No matter how much I (like, by the way, many others) love Morphine’s music, it was not a group from which anyone would expect a contract with a major record label. There are too many factors against: the drug in the title, gloomy sound, lyrics similar to the texts of hipsters, a strange set of instruments (drums, saxophone-baritone and two-string bass … damn it, two-string).

Morphine challenged my and probably my own expectations. I had dinner with the band’s frontman, inventor of double-string bass Mark Sandman, in his, probably, favorite place – restaurant / rock club “Middle East” – in his, apparently, favorite area – at the central square – a month before the album’s release ” Like Swimming. ” He was the fourth in their discography and the first recorded on the famous Continue reading

Back in Black: best comeback albums

Maybe the bands didn’t please the fans with news due to lack of inspiration, or maybe they just needed to take a break. However, there is nothing better than a great comeback album. We remembered perhaps the most memorable and long-awaited of them.

The Libertines – Anthems For Doomed Youth (2015)
This is their first album in 11 years: in 2015, The Libertines finally released a follower to their eponymous disc.

Blur – The Magic Whip (2015)
The band’s first full-length album since 1999: There are a lot of songs on “The Magic Whip” that remind us how much we missed this band.

Pixies – Indie Cindy (2014)
Releasing Trompe Le Monde in 1991 and ceasing operations a year later, the question of when did the Continue reading

16 types of people you encounter at every concert

The music is beautiful, isn’t it? When we go to a concert, we meet many different and unusual people who enjoy wonderful sounds with us.

Also, attending a similar event, you will surely meet big gig adorers. It is very interesting to watch such people, but some are not as harmless as it seems. We have compiled a list of 16 types of people that you will definitely find at any music event. Read carefully, suddenly you will find out which category you belong to.

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This person has two problems at the concert: the first – he probably doesn’t like the performer, and he Continue reading

Why The Stone Roses is still the coolest band in UK history
We could start the article with the words that The Stone Roses saved British rock music. That they became the reason for the appearance of Oasis, because they determined the…

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Royal Blood: everything you need to know about a duet from Brighton
For some couple of years, the British band Royal Blood has grown from "promising" newcomers to one of the largest rock bands. We decided to make a list of interesting…

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All Gauguin: Interview with Hot Chip
Everyone wants to be unique. Is it really everyone? Hot Chip, who wanted to spit on individualization in this trend, nevertheless released an album with a dozen different covers -…

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10 frontmen who showed themselves in solo work
Any musical collective, good or not, has its own leader - this is the founder, vocalist, songwriter, ideological inspirer and a great charismatic, in the end (underline what is necessary).…

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