Sunday, March 25, 2012

This week just gone

A year ago today, this is what people were reading most intently:

1. Lily Allen mildly inconvenienced by train delay
2. Mail finds space amongst Kardashian shots to complain about pornification of pop
3. Gennaro Castaldo predicts massive sales for CD of the Royal Wedding
4. Madonna's Malawi dream charity collapses
5. Why is Killing Bono more attractive than being his doppelganger?
6. Telegraph music critic makes terrible record; claims Bono told him to do it
7. Gordon Smart suggests Amy Winehouse is 'worried' by an ex with a record deal
8. That Tatu lesbian story thing
9. Video: Jessica Lea Mayfield - Grown Man
10. The last Mark and Lard in full

These releases were interesting:

Soap And Skin - Narrow

Download Narrow

The Wedding Present - Valentina

Download Valentina

Anti-Flag - The General Strike

Download The General Strike

John Foxx - The Shape Of Things

Download The Shape Of Things

The Shins - Port Of Morrow

Download Port Of Morrow

Lee Renaldo - Between Times And Tides

Download Between The Times...

Mitch Benn & The Distractions - Breaking Strings

Download Breaking Strings

Erasure - Essential

Download Essential