UK Top 10 Albums 9-16-22 – 9-22-22
soppy beyond endurance…
Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 9-2-22 – 9-8-22
The Difficult Afterlife Of Pop Stars When The Spotlight Is Gone
‘If I were you, I’d just go home and enjoy my garden.’
Musicians And QAnon Conspiracy Theories?
which musician is crazy enough to buy this lunacy?
Robbie Williams at the Etihad in Manchester, England, Friday, June 2nd, 2017, Reviewed
“We are not fucking scared”
rock nyc’s Top Songs In Order And Reviewed Through November 30th, 2016
A Wink at fatherhood and family dynamics
UK Top 10 Albums 11-4-16 – 11-10-16
Take That are back on tour next year
Songs For Children And Children's Songs
My niece loves “Upside Down” by Paloma Faith, “Candy” ‘ by Robbie Williams, “C ’Est La Vie” by B*witched and when she was not yet three she sang, as best as she was able, on the top of her lungs to “Man! I Feel Like A Woman!” by Shaina Twain! Hahah, it was funny
UK Top 10 Albums 1-18-14
Perseverance pays off for Ellie, who is playing MSG at some point this summer and was pretty good the only time I’ve seen her to date -opening for Katy Perry! The rest of this list is up to nothing much but it could be worse.
Top 10 UK Albums 1-4-14
Christmas albums past 12-26 are like fireworks Past November 5th (English reference folks, you can use July 4th if you like), useless, embarrassing, you kinda wonder how you got suck into the entire mess and you don’t wanna even think it till after Thanksgiving.
UK Top 10 Albums 12-28-13
I’ve listened to Beyonce any number of times, and while it may not all be great, not a song is close to bad. And I’ve listened to One Direction any number of times and if a few songs are good, nothing here is great.
UK Top 10 Albums 12-21-13
I really do love the Eminem but the lyrics stop it from being a masterpiece, two Michael Bubles? Christmas we get, but To Be Loved??? But I am happy my old pal Olly Murs is back in the charts!
UK Top 10 Albums 12-7-13
One Direction have the best selling opening week of 2013 in the UK but the story here is the revenge of the boy band, if you include Elvis (and why wouldn’t you?) that would make six of the top 10, and the entire top fives all boy band redux.
Hear Ye On Spotify: What rock nyc is listening to 11-26-13
The Book Of Love – The Magnetic Fields – From their greatest album 69 Love Songs, this is a flat out masterpiece but the singing is a little iffy – A
That Was The Week Of 11-18-13, That Was
This was Kanye West’s week, he played four nights, I saw him twice and he was the epitome of artistic integrity and musical mayhem; an astounding statement defining musical and racial freedom in 2013.
UK Top 10 Albums 12-1-13
I can’t say I’m bothered by Robbie one way or the other, I am a big fan but this is awful thin gruel, otherwise this is all over the place and very English in many ways. Still, is EDM gonna lose its grip in 2014?
Be Here Now: New Album Releases Snapshot Review 11-19-13
Perhaps the most thoroughly charming UK pop star to fail to make a dent Stateside, here he covers some swing, occasional folk, an original, sells his album title pun with one Rufus Wainwright, and adds Kelly Clarkson, Olly Murs and more to the mix – B+