Tag archive for ‘morbidity’
By LSMedia Web Team On Thursday, January 20th, 2011

James Blake: Album Review

James Blake probably doesn’t need much introduction to many readers as one of the most highly anticipated artists of 2011 after finishing in second place in the BBC’s prestigious ‘Sound of 2011’. More...

By LSMedia Web Team On Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

Reso – Heavy Arms EP

The Terratag artwork which covers this record expresses perfectly the roaring robotic futurism for which Reso’s dubstep is the sonic counterpart. The hybrid of platform game bleep melodies and speaker busting More...

By LSMedia Web Team On Thursday, June 25th, 2009

Major Lazer (Diplo & Switch) – Guns Don’t Kill People, Lazers Do

Since Sean Paul faded out of vogue it’s fair to say that, compared with a career of over 30 years of almost constant presence, Jamaican Dancehall has lain dormant in mainstream music. It’s hard to pin More...

By LSMedia Web Team On Wednesday, June 17th, 2009
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Dirty Projectors – Bitte Orca

There’s a quote, quite probably apocryphal, that has been attributed to the poet Samuel Johnson which finds him discussing a manuscript and commenting that it was “both good and original; but the parts More...

By LSMedia Web Team On Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

Skepta – Microphone Champion

Skepta – Microphone Champion Released 1st June on Boy Better Know All grime (arguably all rap) music sits on an uneasy paradox by both lamenting and glorifying the pressures of blue collar black culture. More...

By LSMedia Web Team On Saturday, June 13th, 2009

Yonlu – A Society In Which No Tear Is Shed Is Inconceivably Mediocre

 "To be smaller than a grain of salt in the sea/ is all I’ll ever be"  Embittered and self-pitying the lyric may be, but also unlikely to remain true for much longer. In a few short months More...

By LSMedia Web Team On Friday, June 12th, 2009

Magnum, Into the valley of the Moon King Album Review

With the imminent release of the 15th studio album, Into the Valley of the Moon King, perennial rockers Magnum have once more showed how good they are at recording new and exciting material. Songwriter/Guitarist/ More...

By LSMedia Web Team On Tuesday, June 9th, 2009

Malcolm Middleton – Waxing Gibbous

“I miss the comfort in being sad” sung Kurt Cobain many a long year ago now, a lyric that always seems to spring to mind when listening to Malcolm Middleton. This is a man who throughout his career, More...

By LSMedia Web Team On Saturday, June 6th, 2009

Mouthwash – True Stories

 Maybe it’s the sweltering sunshine, the pretty girls that have been wandering around Liverpool or even just the fact that my first fun packed year at University has ended and I‘m now looking for More...

By LSMedia Web Team On Friday, June 5th, 2009

2009 so far…

So the sun’s come out to play, you’ve pulled out the shorts and vest combo, the barbecue’s burning and you’ve got an ice cold can in one hand, a burger in the other. But something’s More...