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Deadmau5 are a marketing project

Deadmau5 are a marketing project

Vanguard Online March 28, 2017 0

Deadmau5 is a weird name. Their logo is an illuminous outline of a freakish mouse with a demonic smile.  When I saw their adverts in Canary Wharf DLR station several years ago, I thought they

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The Case Against The Case Against Pop Music

The Case Against The Case Against Pop Music

James MacLaren April 1, 2016 0

James MacLaren

James MacLaren

Philosophy teacher and music enthusiast. Musical interests stretch from old school soul, post-punk and 80s Indie (reflecting my time as an 80s goth), UK folk revival, and reggae. I also love pop music.
James MacLaren

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Does Pop Music deserve the criticisms so often levied towards it? Popping up on my facebook feed lately have been several comments and critiques of pop music. The general point is that pop music

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2016’s shaping up to be alright, after all.

2016’s shaping up to be alright, after all.

LLewyn Thomas March 7, 2016 0

Seriously, at the turn of the year I was pretty sceptical for just how the year of our lord, TwoThousand Sixteen, was going to turn out. In fact, I remember a New Year’s Eve

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Can you be lovers if your lover doesn’t love your music?

Can you be lovers if your lover doesn’t love your music?

Vanguard Online August 27, 2015 0

Can your be lovers if your lover doesn’t love your music? http://www.iainandjane.com

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London, Music and Euphoria

London, Music and Euphoria

Gary Carson July 6, 2015 0

I always feel such a sense of euphoria when I hear a track like Althea and Donna’s Uptown Top Rankin, just for the fact that it is here in London, at its festivals, that I

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In Defence of Kanye

In Defence of Kanye

James MacLaren March 21, 2015 1

James MacLaren

James MacLaren

Philosophy teacher and music enthusiast. Musical interests stretch from old school soul, post-punk and 80s Indie (reflecting my time as an 80s goth), UK folk revival, and reggae. I also love pop music.
James MacLaren

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In the news this week has been the announcement that Kanye West is set to headline Glastonbury this year. True to form, ‘Ye himself was distracted by nude photos of his wife. Nonetheless, this

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