Sunday, August 17, 2014

This week just gone

Most popular August stories so far:

1. Beyonce crosses the Madonna horizon
2. Morrissey parts company with his label
3. AMP decides three minute songs are way too long
4. That time Kate Thornton tried to slam Jarvis Cocker
5. That guy trying to buy all the vinyl in the world
6. RIP: Michael Johns
7. RIP: Mike Smith
8. Kanye West believes he's smarter than you
9. Who's the worst pop star: Bieber or Jackson?
10. Co-op experiments with new music; customers beg them to stop

These were the interesting releases, or a subset thereof, this week:

Grumbling Fur - Preternaturals

Download Preternaturals

Engineers - Always Returning

Download Always Returning

Sinead O'Connor - I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss

Download I'm Not Bossy...

FKA Twigs - LP1

Download LP1

John Foxx - The Virgin Years