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Hidden Gems : Max Richter – Vladimir’s Blues

I came across this exceptional composer Max Richter by chance – purely as this song is used for the strange but compelling TV series ‘The Leftovers‘. Reading more on this composer he’s influenced by electronic and punk, two of my … Continue reading

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Review : Crash – Music For Film Volume 5

As the title suggests this is the fifth instalment from Mike Beever (aka Crash) in the series of Music For Film. Not to be rushed the former Coldplay producer now resides in far-flung New Zealand and the music certainly benefits … Continue reading

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RIP : Nash The Slash (1948 – 2014) Aged 66

Most music fans probably have never heard of Nash The Slash whose real name was Jeff Plewman, But for those in the know he was a very talented musician from Canada. I was lucky enough to see him perform just … Continue reading

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Impending Sounds : Josephine & The Artizans – Dies Irae EP

If you’re looking for a new slant on music then London based Josephine & The Artizans could be ‘just what the doctor ordered’ so to speak. The title track ‘Dies Irae‘ marries up hip-hop with opera in the words of … Continue reading

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Hidden Gems : John Foxx – The Garden

Continuing this very popular viewed series of Hidden Gems (tracks which should have been hits or excellent album tracks). I’ll present you a track via YouTube, Soundcloud or other sites. These posts are for the music only. Today I’ve decided … Continue reading

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Ludovico Einaudi – Live At The Royal Albert Hall 2010

Many things have happened of late in my personal life and most not all bad either. So when I’m in a thoughtful mood as I am as I write this piece I often turn to music and listen to the … Continue reading

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