Cold Case Season 1

An old-school crime procedural drama dating back to the days of Without a Trace and CSI that I actually hadn’t tried out until now! Love the use of flashbacks and the way that characters merge with their younger-selves. The best thing about the show is its use of music ……. : β™« Boston – More […]

Spotlight: Bruce Springsteen

Over the past few weeks I’ve finally accomplished what I’ve been meaning to do for quite awhile: listen to Bruce Springsteen. Apart from the songs everyone knows, I’ve never really listened to his music and blogs are constantly telling me I am definitely missing out!Β  I am not Springsteen qualified enough to give each album […]

Mike & The Mechanics – Let Me Fly (2017)

🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 This album is a very rare thing – an album from a group that has been around since the ’80s that is quite possibly their best work yet!Β  Yes, you heard it here first – this album not only introduced me properly to Mike & the Mechanics and made me go and discover their […]

Spotlight: 10 Fleetwood Mac Hidden Gems

Having seen them live this week, I think it’s fair to say that I am on a bit of a Fleetwood Mac kick and whenever I dig through their discography I am constantly astounded by the number of strong non-single album tracks they have that I absolutely adore and yet no one (at least no […]

Mike & The Mechanics – Let Me Fly (15/52)

Love the piano intro to this ballad, the verse and then the soaring chorus and the moment the backing singers come in gives me chills. Some of my favourite pop/rock songs are those that combine a little bit of a gospel choir in their tunes.Β  I dare you not to be singing along with this […]

Soundtrack to my 2016

{33 Albums} All albums must be released in 2016 to make the list 1. Jack Savoretti – Sleep No More The doctor gave me something Just let me show you how I know you’re tired of running From the here and now Start living in the moment I am in love with my lovely signed […]

Soundtrack to my 2015

{35 Albums} All albums must be released in 2015 to make the list 2015 is the year in music which saw me seeing the classic lineup of Fleetwood Mac perform an awesome concert together, AdeleΒ  came back onto the music scene with the Lionel Richie-esque Hello, Rob Thomas released an album with insanely catchy songs, […]

Soundtrack to my 2014

{30 Albums} All albums must be released in 2014 to make the list 2014 will always be the year that Christine McVie announced she was rejoining Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Nicks shared some previously unreleased gems, I listened to a disproportionate amount of country albums, there were several disappointing alternative rock releases, a popular country artist […]