Music

Music
I like music. Music is fun. I have quite a broad range of music tastes – my parents were very much fans of the 60s, and growing up in the 80s had an effect as well. Anyway, I thought I’d put in a music category in case I ever decided to write about music more; I went through a stage of really being into new bands, and although I rarely have the time these days, I like to find new stuff.

Also, there’s a small chance that I might try to write my own songs (yes, I know), and given that they’re probably going to be really bad – my voice was once described as “akin to the noise a hungry vulture might make once he arrives at a carcass two hours late and finds all the best organs gone” – but, hey, that’s the whole point of a having your own website. I don’t have to please anybody but me.

Review: AM – Arctic Monkeys

I’ve had a bit of a soft spot for the Arctic Monkeys for a good 8 years, now. A friend of mine had discovered their Myspace (?!) page in the summer of 2005, and very quickly their collection of sardonic demo recordings found themselves in heavy rotation of my then-top-of-the-line 4th generation iPod. That autumn, […]

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I recorded something

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So I thought it might be fun if I could post music and stuff here. Since one of the things on my bucket list (alongside things like “buy bucket”) is to one day write my own songs, I thought it might be helpful. Anyway, this is basically a test. The audio is nothing special…just me […]

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