Haim: Classic or Dud?

I’ve spent a lot of time on this blog so far with music from the 1960s and 1970s, and it’s always a relatively easy task; generally, I find that most artists that have stood the test of time for 40…

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Landed – Ben Folds

As a piano playing singer and song writer, North Carolina’s Ben Folds is almost inevitably going to draw comparisons to Elton John, the godfather of piano pop. But the first single from Folds’ second solo album, 2005’s Songs For Silverman,…

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Alanis Morissette Jagged Little Pill

Weekly Music Quiz – Starting with M

Congratulations to Rich of, who harnessed his cover band experience to score 67/70 in the ‘Sultans of Swing’ lyric quiz. This week’s quiz requires you to identify 20 pop music acts beginning with m by their photo. Can you…

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Tom Waits Heart of Saturday Night

Tuesday’s Top Tens

Happy Tuesday morning* (New Zealand time)! Often on Tuesday morning I feature an artist that I’ve recently added to the site, but I haven’t written much this week, so here are some lists for your viewing pleasure. *I just accidentally…

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