Best Tunes of 2012: No 9 Miguel ‘Adorn’

Taken from one of the my favourite albums of 2012, Miguel really hits his stride on ‘Adorn’. By far the best track off ‘Kaleidoscope Dream’, Miguel somehow keeps things very simple, ‘These lips, can’t wait to taste your skin…And These Eyes, can’t wait to see your grin…Just let my love, Just let my love adorn […]

Best Tunes of 2012: No 10 Candi Staton ‘Hallelujah Anyway’

Here is my list of the best tracks of 2012: Gimme some soul! Candi Staton is responsible for some of the most memorable and best loved soul records of all time and this year, she was back with a new single, ‘Hallelujah Anyway’. Another a timeless, feel-good soul record it has to be up there with […]

Alice In Chains ‘Hollow’

After Soundgarden’s fantastic album earlier this year – is grunge rock having a comeback? I don’t really think so. But the boys are doing a good job. Alice In Chains actually led the way with a reunion tour and album in 2009, bringing in William DuVall to replace the late Layne Staley. With ‘Black Gives Way To […]

A$AP Rocky feat. Kendrick Lamar, Joey Bada$$, Yelawolf, Danny Brown, Action Bronson & Big K.R.I.T. ‘1 Train’

The tune that everyone’s been waiting for. The Hit-Boy produced epic from ‘LongLiveA$AP’ dropped last night and it features every hot rapper right now: Kendrick Lamar, Joey Bada$$, Yelawolf, Danny Brown, Action Bronson and Big K.R.I.T. A$AP Rocky’s debut album is out 15th January (after being pushed back a bunch of times) and if this […]

The xx ‘Chained’ (John Talabot & Pional Blinded Remix)

Earlier this week we were treated to another contemporary Wham cover with The xx releasing the surprisingly good ‘Last Christmas’ in their own unique style. I hope that this remix of ‘Chained’ (one of the standout tracks from their most recent album ‘Coexist’) doesn’t pass people by. Spanish producer John Talabot (who released one of […]