WORLD POETRY DAY

On 2017’s World Poetry day, it’d be a crime to not mention it, recognise it and celebrate it, if for nothing else but for its close connection and continued use in music. Lyrical arrangement has always had a tight affiliation with music and both music and poetry in its most based form can be as considered as…

LANA DEL REY / BORN TO DIE

Man how time flies. It’s been a whole five years to the week since Lana Del Rey released her debut album, the wonderful haunting ‘Born to die’. We all know Lana Del Rey now, since this album made her a household name in the contemporary music world, and we all know her morose, down beat…

HAVE YOU HEARD…/ …MANDO DIAO

Hail Their Sunny Days – A take on Mando Diao so far… Well, here we are again, and I’ve got another band for you to get your lugs round. This time, it’s a band called Mando Diao; another Swedish band (shock). I hope you like the old Swedes cause I’m sure they’ll be featuring pretty heavily…