Monthly Archives: May 2008

Suffering Jukebox

David Berman of Silver Jews could be considered an elder statesman of American indie, fifteen years after The Arizona Record came out. Like past collaborator Stephen Malkmus his music still sounds vital, but while Malkmus has switched direction on his … Continue reading

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Upcoming at Glee

Just a quick post about some amazing gigs coming soon at The Glee Club in Birmingham. Katie and myself visited it for the first time on Tuesday after Dan Whitehouse very kindly invited us to see him support The Storys. … Continue reading

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BROOKLYN SUPERHERO SUPPLY CO

One of my most favorite things on the internet is the TED talks. TED (Technology Entertainment Design) is an invite only conference in California, and they put up all the talks on the website. Even though this is a music blog … Continue reading

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More Than Alright

Ever get to thinking about artists who release several great albums and then seemingly disappear off the radar for years? While going through my CD collection the other day, I came across Hayden’s Skyscraper National Park and Elk-Lake Serenade. The … Continue reading

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Wall of Sound

I went up North at the beginning of the week and Matt suggested I visited the record shop near Huddersfield train station, which turns out to be called Wall of Sound. I often find myself intimidated by independent record shops … Continue reading

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COLOUR Presents: Men Diamler + Dan Whitehouse

UPDATE: Please note that this gig will start at 8pm. About the Artists Men Diamler One man and his guitar rarely sounds this unusual and surprising. With vocals that range from an operatic croon to a crazed bark and an … Continue reading

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We Are Colour

Welcome to the online home of Colour, a West Midlands based promotions group. It’s an outlet for all our pent-up enthusiasm for the culture we love, so expect to find lots of gushing reviews and impassioned opinion. We’ll also be … Continue reading

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