Tagged with pop music

Old Colours – Mountains EP

Old Colours – Mountains EP

Music can be a powerful trigger, generating synaptic responses in the listener that can cause extremes of emotion, opinion, feeling and memory. Some music does this with a real battering ram approach, grabbing the lapels of your brain and shaking a response from it, but sometimes a more subtle tactic can be by far the … Continue reading

Tegan & Sara – Heart Throb

Tegan & Sara – Heart Throb

First published by greenmanmusic.biz  I nearly skipped this one in the review pile. Coming to it with no prior knowledge it looked to me like some kind of cheesy X Factor rejects having a final stab at stardom. The acts name, the album’s name, the artwork, all screamed “mainstream nonsense” at me, loudly. But, being … Continue reading