Courtney Barnett tonight, really come round to her work. Should be a nice break from all the shite that's occurred/occurring over the last few years. There's a relaxed cynicism there that I really need to adopt. The relaxed part.
Anyone else thinking this Janelle Monae is going to be soul crushingly disappointing? I know she's never going to top ArchAndroid in my mind, but I'm underwhelmed with most of the stuff I've heard so far.
Who Told You to Think??!!?!?!?! 10/10
Over the Carnage Rose a Voice Prophetic 10/10
Sovereign Nose of (Y)our Arrogant Face 10/10
So the Flies Don't Come 9.5/10
Things That Happen at Night 9.5/10
Plain Speaking 9/10 …
Mate, nahhhh! I'll give a more in depth response later. Or probably not.
It's the album that deserves to propel her into the super big league, that's for sure.. Top notch Sheryl Crow meets Rumours for me.
Top 20 of the First Quarter...:
1. Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour
2. ******** - The Drink
3. Scallops Hotel - Sovereign Nose of (Y)our Arrogant Face
4. Rolo Tomassi - Time Will Die and Love Will Bury It
5. Field Music - Open Here
6. A.A.L - 2012-201…
Best 2017 films:
2. Lady Bird
3. Call Me By Your Name
4. Good Time
6. You Were Never Really Here
7. Get Out
9. On the Beach at Night Alone
10. God's Own Country
Need to see: Phantom Thread; Shape of Water; Logan Lucky etc.
Top 25 Albums of this year (for the list poll thing that'll probably end up happening here):
1. Alvvays - Antisocialites
2. Alex Cameron - Forced Witness
3. Paramore - After Laughter
4. Love Theme - Love Theme
5. Milo - Who Told You to Think??!!?!?…