It’s been slim pickings for the last month or so but of course this week – the weekend I have a big ol’ fuck-off to-do list!! – there is a BOUNTY, a CORNUCOPIA of great new songs. And also Avril’s new one! Follow the whole playlist of 2k19 here or use the Spotify player at the … Continue reading Playlisted 2019 – Week 7: Avril is SPINNING IN HER GRAVE, Melissa!
Obviously the Ariana album has overshadowed any and all new releases this week: I’ve listened to a lot of other new tracks over the last couple of days and barely any have stuck in my head whatsoever. Would they have #popped without thank u, next to compete with? Maybe! But the cookie crumblin’ has occured … Continue reading Playlisted 2019 – Week 6: Only two… [look to camera]… diamonds
Maybe I’m just in a grouchy fuck-me-the-world-and-specifically-this-country-is-a-load-of-garbage place this weekend but there’s not a lot to get excited about music-wise, is there? I was looking forward to hearing how Ally Brooke, Billie Eilish and Astrid S’s new tracks would play out; but I found the first a little irritating, the second just Not To My Taste, … Continue reading Playlisted 2019 – Week 5: OÙ SONT LES BOPS???
Not to wish my life away but don’t you feel like January’s been LONG? And we’ve still got the best part of a week left!!! Luckily there are six great new songs out in the world, added to my rolling 2019 playlist, and these are they. ▶️ Think About Us – Little Mix feat. Ty Dolla … Continue reading Playlisted 2019 – Week 4: Two excellent girlband singles! TWO!
Remember last week when I said I wanted more Sigrid? No, of course you don’t, but I DID, and it looks like I spoke it into existence. So while the universe is listening: I would also like to be magically lifted out of my overdraft, and the title of the next Star Wars film. And … Continue reading Playlisted 2019 – Week 3: You like? My blog? Gee thanks! Just wrote it
How’s 2019 treating you so far? I’ve already had to buy a new laptop, left my iPad in Liverpool, and been continuously ASSAULTED by one of those mid-level colds that won’t fuck off – but!! I’m also organising the 20th edition of my short plays night, Briefs, and it’s happening this Thursday (17th January) near … Continue reading Playlisted 2019 – Week 2: Did… Sam Smith just come through?
I hate that I don’t write about pop much anymore, apart from in tweets I delete after 10 minutes (flashback to the first years after I graduated when there were multiple blogs a day, it was A LOT), so I’m going to attempt to jot down a few bits every weekend about the best New … Continue reading Playlisted 2019 – Week 1: Just Fleur and Lizzo actually