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The IPTOS Fifty Favourite Albums of 2012 – Part 3, The Top Ten

So here we are, the culmination of the list, the ten albums that have kept me coming back for further listens, appreciation of them growing every time. 2012 was, yet again, another fantastic year for music of all kinds and genres and I just hope that you end up loving some of them as much […]

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October’s Album Highlights

Yes, yes, I know, my updates on this here blog are rather sparse at the moment and for that I apologise. Come December I will have much more time on my hands to devote to it again so hopefully you’ll see more appearing on here than of late. Especially as it’s heading towards the yearly […]

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Band Reunions – Nostalgic Treat or Cynical Cash Cow?

In the past seven or eight years it seems to have become the fashion for bands once thought to be gone (in some cases long gone) to suddenly re-group and announce a handful of gig dates or maybe just do the festival circuit. Most then seem to quiten down and return to their dormant stage, […]

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Post-Rock or “What, there’s no singing?”*

*overheard as Russian Circles came on stage when supporting Tool in 2007 The other day I was sat in a black mood rueing my careless slip on the ice the night before which had left me with a swollen and aching wrist meaning that I could not now get to Manchester to see Godspeed You! […]

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