Death and Vanilla – Are You A Dreamer?

Label: Fire Records ‎– FIRELP543XFormat: Vinyl, LP, Album, Limited Edition, Special Edition, Pink Released: 10 May 2019Genre: Electronic, RockStyle: Darkwave, Experimental, Psychedelic Rock If either of you bothered to read the drivel I write then you would know that I have mentioned Death & Vanilla several times before, to prove this you can click here: … Continue reading “Death and Vanilla – Are You A Dreamer?”

Death and Vanilla – From Above 45

I have almost certainly mentioned my love for Death and Vanilla  so I won’t go on about it again now. I just wanted to quickly mention a 7″ single that arrived the other day. I really like the graphic design of their covers and I’m also a sucker for coloured vinyl, so I had to … Continue reading “Death and Vanilla – From Above 45”

Death & Vanilla – The Tennant

I pre-ordered this album from Bandcamp and it arrived today, as far as I can tell it is already sold out and is for sale for £50 on Discogs. I ordered it a while ago and I think it was £16.99. It’s the soundtrack for Roman Polanski’s ‘film ‘The Tennant’ which was originally scored by … Continue reading “Death & Vanilla – The Tennant”

Death & Vanilla – Vampyr

There are certain things that make me interested in a record which are often related to a good back story, amongst other things. ‘Vampyr’ by Death and Vanilla has things that interest me in abundance. I have their eponymous 2012 album and like it very much, not least because I paid very little for it, … Continue reading “Death & Vanilla – Vampyr”

Best Albums of 2018

A momentous thing occurred, I got my laptop back, I missed it so much. As a result I am finally getting around to my list of the best albums of 2018. As in previous years I have to have listened to them. Im sure there are a load of great albums out there that I … Continue reading “Best Albums of 2018”

The Shacks – Haze

A few weeks ago I signed up for another vinyl subscription service, you may recall the others: That Special Record: Really liked it but they stopped The Retro Store: Crap Vinyl Moon: Good but too expensive for a non US customer. This time I’ve gone with Rough Trade, a brand I know. The first record arrived … Continue reading “The Shacks – Haze”

Albums of the year – 2017

It is that time of year again where everybody does their albums of the year, even though the year isn’t over yet. Do any of these list makers include December 2016 releases in their year, or maybe they discount it as it is filled with Christmas releases. So here are the 30 albums that I … Continue reading “Albums of the year – 2017”

What’s In The Bag? (73)

I am a huge lover of Sigur Rós and have been since the moment I first heard them. They are one of those bands that never seem to be able to do anything wrong, for me at least. I don’t want every album to be the same as the last one and I like how … Continue reading “What’s In The Bag? (73)”