Review backlog: Richard Thompson, Alice Cooper, Fleet Foxes

Lately I’ve been reading more music blogging, both from my perennial favourite Popular and the now defunct but fully archived The War Against Silence. Popular is of course Tom Ewing’s rundown of every UK number 1 since the charts started. The War Against Silence was a deeply engaged, deeply subjective run-down of all the albums […]

Some neat music stuff I found on Youtube

Loudon Wainwright III singing White Winos on a 2004 Dutch documentary in the Het Uur van de Wolf series. I watched this when it was broadcast. Then, as now, I loved the fact that the producers cared enough to have the song subtitled. When I showed the clip to DFG, she thought LWIII’s head movements […]