Lady Sovereign- ‘Jigsaw’ album review

April 15, 2009 by Clark · 1 Comment 

One of the most unique talents in British music, Lady Sovereign, is back with her new album, even if you hate her, you have to admit she has something. Proof that she is more than a one-trick-pony arrives with new album ‘Jigsaw’, which sees the diminutive rapper turn her original sound on its head somewhat. Now that she is in control of her marketing, promotion and everything else, the Lady Sovereign machine is free to create.

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ANVIL- The Story of Anvil

February 22, 2009 by Clark · Leave a Comment 

This excellent documentary follows the misadventures- and indeed adventures- of faded 80s metal icons Anvil. While their contemporaries went on to sell millions, Anvil, erm, didn’t.

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February 3, 2009 by Clark · Leave a Comment 

The tabloids’ favourite Little Miss Smarmy is back with another album of twee pop and knowing lyrics. In the middle of all the news stories about her, it can be easy to forget that she sings for a living, and doesn’t just flop around in front of cameras in a bid to make sure people don’t forget her single gormless expression.

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January 27, 2009 by Clark · Leave a Comment 

There’s more to Lady Gaga than just a ripped-off 80s look. There’s a bunch of ripped-off pop songs with cheesy 90s synths too. While the sings may be memorable, there’s nothing new or innovative on offer here, and after all the furore made about Lady Gaga’s style ideas, the music is surprisingly insipid, lifeless and dull.

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