One of the key parts of Bloom is the idea of people speaking freely about music and maybe introducing others to some different ideas and hopefully some new music too.Read more "Sunday’s Suggestions 01"
For what feels like the 20th weekend in a row, my Mother is blaring Barry Manilow’s greatest hits downstairs, which got me thinking, why God? Why? But it also made me think, are there any albums that you never get sick of listening to? Often, the very best albums are ones where you keep picking […]Read more "The Replay Factor"
I’m a big fan of music that takes influences from music from the world outside of our little bubble in the “Western World”, however I find it strange that there isn’t more of it in our day-to-day life. While the world seems to keep getting smaller, our music seems as far apart as ever. But […]Read more "“World” Music’s Influence on The West"
With this post I want to celebrate “The Power Trio”, bands who have made their name as a three piece, traditionally of guitar, bass and drums. The “Power Trio” label was once reserved for Rock and Roll bands, however, it has gone on to be more generally applied to any 3-piece. There have been so […]Read more "The Power Trio"
Going and watching live music is one of my favourite things to do, but like most people I’ve been to shows which have not been great, for many different reasons. Today I want to chat about the worst experiences at gigs. A gig can be bad for loads of reasons, sometimes it isn’t even anything […]Read more "Worst Gig Experiences"
This seems like too big a question really, because every genre has seen artists have great videos and really terrible ones, but if it were up to you, which genre would take the crown? Rock music has often seen some of the most dramatic in terms of the sheer size of some of their music […]Read more "Which Genre Produces The Best Music Videos?"
We’re still in summer, which means it’s party season! But what’s the best possible music to make your party go off?Read more "What’s The Best Party Music?"