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JJ Cale – ‘Stay Around’   – A posthumous plate of JJ’s relaxed blues rewards the wait

JJ Cale – ‘Stay Around’ – A posthumous plate of JJ’s relaxed blues rewards the wait

Ross McGibbon April 10, 2019 0

BECAUSE MUSIC             26th APRIL 2019 JJ Cale’s last album was released in 2009, four years before his death and this has been compiled by his widow and his manager. Somehow JJ Cale was loved amongst

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The Limiñanas – “Shadow People” French psych channels the seventies – tres bien!

The Limiñanas – “Shadow People” French psych channels the seventies – tres bien!

Ross McGibbon January 15, 2018 0

BECAUSE MUSIC             19th Jan 2018 It’s been a good year or two for fans of classic French rock/pop. This is the second The Limianas album in that time and Charlotte Gainsbourg has made a

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Charlotte Gainsbourg – “Rest” is going to be her biggest album, as she mines the mainstream motherlode

Charlotte Gainsbourg – “Rest” is going to be her biggest album, as she mines the mainstream motherlode

Ross McGibbon November 15, 2017 0

BECAUSE MUSIC        17th November 2017 Much has been made of the lyrical content of this bilingual album but I’m interested in how it sounds. A long-time fan of her Dad, Serge Gainsbourg, and her

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Mmoths – Luneworks

Mmoths – Luneworks

Ross McGibbon March 6, 2016 0

BECAUSE MUSIC     11th March 2016 Chilled out and full of organic yet synthesised sounds, this is as rich and relaxing as a luxury chocolate biscuit. Textures remind me of long-gone bands like the Beta

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