Monthly Archives: April 2008

Anglo For Your Ear: David Essex’s “Rock On”

Not content to just be a hot sexy man, DavidEssex put out this very forward-thinking pop songin 1973. “Rock On” contains multi-tracked vocals and layers of distortion and effects that are almost hip-hop in their …

Our Thoughts Are With My Family’s Kris Marshall

My Family and Murder City star Kris Marshall was hit by a car in Bristol this weekend, suffering serious head injuries that landed him in the hospital. BBC NEWS is reporting that “he is being treated at the city’s Royal …

Ronson Confirms Winehouse Bond Theme

Seems the tabloids had it right: Mark Ronson told BBC 6 that he and Amy Winehouse are working on a theme for Quantum of Solace and “hopefully, it will get used.” I think that Barbara Broccoli and company should just hire Amy …

Anglo For Your Ear: Adorable’s “Sunshine Smile”

One of the many short-lived shoegaze bands of the early ’90s, Adorable had their moment and flamed out rather quickly. They signed to Alan McGee’s Creation Records in 1992, and they were expected to be as big as The Jesus …