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What We Talk About When We Talk About Music #10

Someone somewhere once said that if we have two ears and one mouth, it is to do more listening than talking. In those hectic times, most of us sometimes forget to listen – we hear, we speak, but we tend to listen much less, or maybe in a different way. Reading through submissions for What […]

What We Talk About When We Talk About Music #9

Booking shows for an experimental music venue/association can be a weird thing; you come across people who you might have not heard of, but meeting them in person (or, say, picking them up at the train station to take them to aforementioned venue for soundcheck) can be fascinating. It doesn’t take long before you start […]

What We Talk About When We Talk About Music #8

You can apparently kill two birds with one stone. However, if your name is Lubec, and you play lo-fi indie pop, you kill three birds with one picture instead. This month’s Favorite Records feature welcomes a band from Richmond, their hands, a couple of seminal records, and a brick wall. Could anyone ask for more? […]

What We Talk About When We Talk About Music #7

When the idea for this feature was born, we imagined that getting musicians to talk about musicians would be enlightening and interesting, to say the least. Quite a few months later, this has not only proved us right, but with every submission comes a little heart pang when we realise the beauty that is allowing […]