Automatic – Too Much Money

Automatic – Too Much Money

One of the most exciting new bands of 2019 are Automatic. Boys with Liam Gallaghers old haircut and a mistaken belief that only music played by four geezers in parkas is any good will disagree. Good. Their brooding, yet euphoric, blend of electro-pop, film scores (specifically the work of John Carpenter) and achingly cool retro [...]

World Citizen – My Life Story

World Citizen – My Life Story

It is nearly twenty years since the last album from My Life Story. A lot has happened since the year 2000. Even more has changed. Kevin Spacey won the best actor award at the 72nd Academy Awards. I doubt there will be a comeback for Kevin this year. The best selling single of the year [...]

The Salad Way – Album Review

The Salad Way – Album Review

Are you ready to be heartbroken? Or at least ready to have your heart broken and then pieced back together again? Of course not, how could you be? A new Salad album is on its way. Butterflies in your stomach? Of course you do. You're excited. Who wouldn't be. "I love Salad" you are thinking. [...]

Automatic for the People

Automatic for the People

Electronic. Electronica. Synthpop. Electroclash. New Wave. New Order. Le Tigre. Riot grrrl. Pet Shop Boys. The Faint. Style. Form. Function. If that isn't enough to have your appetite for destruction whetted beyond wet then I don't know what you want from a band. Automatic are cool. I don't care if you don't like that or [...]