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Female Fronted Sweetness

When angels decide to sing. Waiting to Die by Zero 7 Trigger Hippie by Morcheeba Sweet About Me by Ida Maria Paradise Circus by Massive Attack Whirl // A Stream of Comfort by Bichi Giullietta by Smoke City Seneca by The Kilimanjaro Darkjazz Ensemble Love Can Damage Your Health by Telepopmusik Mend (To Fix, To Repair) by Elsiane Karmapolice by … read more –>

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Top Tune – June 2012

Worlds Away – Benjamin Schoos (2012) – from the album “China Man vs China Girl” A classic piece of alternative retro 60’s style pop given a modern production and sweeping arrangement. I know very little about Benjamin Schoos (sometimes known by the pseudonym Miam Monster Miam) except that he is from Belgium (you can count their pop idols on one … read more –>

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Broken Hearts & Coronets

I’m a sentamentalist at heart and here’s a late night collection that sums up that certain mood at that certain time. I find these songs sad and beautiful, but most of all uplifting in a strange and etheral way. Included in this list is a band little known outside of the Baltics but one of it’s best exports. They hail … read more –>

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Top Tune – March 2012

Richard Hawley – The Ocean (2005) – from the album “Coles Corner” It’s a sumptuous delight from ex-Pulp and Longpigs member Richard Hawley. “The Ocean” completely passed me back in 2005 as i was going through one of my occasional anti-music phases, so imagine my delight at recently discovering it played on the hippest radio station based near my current … read more –>

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Juliette Greco

How could i have possibly missed Juliette Greco ? Some years ago, i had a french girlfriend that introduced me to a lot of great “chanson” including Brel, Piaf, Bresson and Gainsbourg. After that i lived in Paris for 4 and a half years and all my friends knew of my love of this style of music whether it be … read more –>

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