Tag Archives: alternative

Lorde – Royals

At the tender age of 17 I was a pretty accomplished individual. I had already managed to figure out how the internet catered for teenage boys. I had already tallied up as many hours stood outside the classroom as I ever did in it. I had discovered that Jim Bean made my head go all […]

Missing Andy – Police Man

Sometimes reality television gives us more than the usual montage of acts highlighting why you shouldn’t drink during pregnancy. Sometimes it pans away from ageing popstars and middle-aged perverts giving advice in cliche-sized chunks. Sometimes it manages to avoid being what appears to be the world’s most depressing beauty pageant. And sometimes, just sometimes, it […]

Passion Pit – Take a Walk

Excitingly today’s track was selected by yesterday’s featured artist Castlecomer and unsurprisingly they have selected an absolutely masterful song from an electropop giant. Passion Pit satisfied millions of fans earlier this year with the announcement of their second studio album ‘Gossamer’, set to be injected into our psyche in July, and this month has seen […]

Motion City Soundtrack – Wait So Long

In anticipation of the unveiling of new single ‘Timelines’ today, my All Covered entry this week comes from the lips of Justin Pierre and the very capable instrument playing hands of Motion City Soundtrack. The track ‘Wait So Long’ was originally performed by progressive bluegrass band Trampled By Turtles and was unashamedly fantastic. However, Motion […]