Popes of Chillitown : An Interview

My approach in doing interviews for bands has not changed. It is still made in the spirit of spontaneity. You know, that moment when you meet your favourite band and you scribble questions in a piece of paper (or ask them impromptu) and let them answer it shortly. I think it also depends on the …

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The Cornerstones : Britpop with an edge.

The Cornerstones:haunting, uplifting but with a beautiful dash of sadness. Smack me in the Face has now become one of my most played singles from The Cornerstones. The song is gorgeous. It features a haunting piano and drums with awesome vocal harmonies in the chorus section. As the song dips into the minor chord, it …

Who is Ed Sheeran and Why is he Singing in the new Hobbit Film?

I saw The Hobbit last night. I loved it. I stayed until the credits. And that's when the name Ed Sheeran came up in the credits list. The song is  "I See Fire". Which is very fitting as he's a redhead himself (pun intended). The tune is bluesy with English folk thrown in. It entered …

Organs by Tom Milsom

Organs by Tom Milsom

Who is Tom Milsom? Tom Milsom is a musician and visual artist living in London. His new album, "Organs," will be released in November. That's what his website bio says. Nothing else. But if you listen to Organs(released in the  18th of November, 2013) then there are many things that can be said about his songs. …

The Last Busker in London and Other London Tales by Garry Crystal

The Last Busker in London and Other London Tales

Every author has a certain style in writing that makes him or her identifiable from the rest. Just like in music. You know exactly what band is playing because of a certain sound they have. The Last Busker in London and Other London Tales is a beautiful introduction to the writing style of Scottish author …