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Post  misery guts on Wed Jul 19, 2017 7:42 am

Antonin Dvorak - Nine Symphonies
The 8th one, in G Major, op.88, though parts of this actually sounded familiar, so maybe this is a good one.

Michael Tilson Thomas conducts the LSO
The first in a different series, this having been held at the Barbican in London, on Mar 12, 2015, with three pieces from Matthews, Gershwin and Shostakovich, in some kind of cultural, British-American-Russian billing.


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Post  misery guts on Fri Jul 21, 2017 7:37 am

BBC Proms '17: Barenboim's Elgar
Daniel Barenboim conducted the Staatskapelle, from Berlin, in a program which started with a lengthy piece by Harrison Birtwistle, who was present to accept applause at its end, and then three pieces by Edward Elgar, during which Danny made a speech encouraging anti-isolationism, and claiming not to be political. Good stuff all the same.

Sound and Vision: The Women of UK Rap
Billie JD Porter met Lady Leshurr to talk about the barriers faced by women who want to be Grime MCs, and how Ruff Sqwad members Slix and Prince Rapid are supporting projects to help encourage those who wish to make their way in the business, from Flohio to Lyrical T.
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Post  misery guts on Tue Jul 25, 2017 7:31 am

Antonin Dvorak - Nine Symphonies
The 9th Symphony in E Minor, op.95, probably the most famous of the whole series, thanks to the Largo which was used in a famous bread commercial here.

Live With... Wilko Johnson
The guitar hero who continues to defy the odds, with a steady half-hour that included the title track from his recent collaboration with Roger Daltrey.

World Stage: Ultra Worldwide - Hardwell
A series of performances from shows in Miami, Split, Tokyo, Rio de Janiero and back to Miami. I can't pretend it frightened the horses, but the crowds seemed happy enough.

The Summer of Love
A new show that felt repeatedly like I must have seen it before. Made by the same people who do those "Discovering..." shows, and with some of the same talking heads, it was an unstoppable flood of things about 1967 which represented the changing of the times, from cars to clothes to drugs to bands to films to festivals and so on. DJ Johnnie Walker, producer Joe Boyd and critic Will Hodgkinson were among the talkers.
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Post  misery guts on Thu Jul 27, 2017 6:31 am

BBC Proms '17: John Williams Film Prom
Keith Lockhart conducted the BBC Concert Orchestra through nearly 2 hours of tunes by the composer with 5 Oscars and 23 Grammys to his credit, but to be honest between the Raiders March, Jaws & Superman themes, through to the main music from Star Wars, there was an awful lot of undistinguished stuff.

Camille O'Sullivan - Live at the Union Chapel
Back again for another spirited hour of covers, notable for her verve in choosing Oasis, Bowie and Pink Floyd, before finishing with Purple Rain.
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Re: Music Television 3

Post  misery guts on Sat Jul 29, 2017 11:05 am

Sir John Eliot Gardener conducts Mendelssohn
Continuing the LSO series at the Barbican, this time on a bash at Mendelssohn's First Symphony in C Minor, followed by A Midsummer Nights Dream, including help from the Monteverdi Choir. This latter is of course infamous the world over for the Wedding March.

Sound and Vision - Hastune Miku - The Virtual Popstar
A look at vocaloid technology, whereby access to a computer bank of vocals means that you can now type your own songs and have a computer creature sing them back (probably helps if you know tunes too). Miku is, inevitably it must be said, a Japanese creation, being a blue-haired schoolgirl. It's early days, but I could see the scope for the future.

Nick Heyward - Live at the Water Rats
An hour partly to plug his new Woodland Echoes LP, his first since 1999 or something, but also to play some classic hits from his heyday in the early 1980s. Still sounds good.
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Post  misery guts on Mon Jul 31, 2017 6:40 am

The LSO Collection: Sir John Eliot Gardener conducts Mendelssohn & Schumann
More from the Barbican series, this time on Jan 21, 2014, as Sir JEG oversees Schumann's Piano Concerto, and Mendelssohn's 3rd Symphony, and Overture to the Hebrides. Good stuff.

Live With... Gabby Young & Other Animals
Unsure if I've seen this before, but a decent folky half-hour all the same.

Rodrigo y Gabriela - In Concert - Baloise Session 2016
Given the lack of captions, or artist introductions, this was pleasant but mostly wasted, as two undeniably talented musicians played through maybe a dozen or so tunes which didn't all sound the same, but which didn't sound like anything special.
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Post  misery guts on Wed Aug 02, 2017 6:56 am

BBC Proms '17: Malcolm Sargent Revisited
To mark 50 years since the noted conductor and icon of the Proms died, this concert recreated the 500th Prom, held on Jul 23, 1966, which was the First Night in that Proms season. This time, Sir Andrew Davis, very much in Sargent's mould, conducted the BBC Symphony Orchestra through a varied bill from Berlioz, Schumann, Elgar, Walton, Holst, Delius and finally Britten. A fine memorial for "Flash Harry".

The LSO Collection: Valery Gergiev
Still from the Barbican Hall, London, in 2014, simply presenting Berlioz' version of "Romeo and Juliette". Impressive stuff.

HARDtalk: Sir John Tavener
A repeat from 2013, as the noted composer reflected on his recovery from a heart attack, and how it took a while for him to rediscover the creative impulse, and that he was now writing shorter pieces than before. He had some strident views on religion, and scorn for his often-negative response from critics.

BBC Proms '17: Scott Walker Revisited
Jules Buckley conducted the Heritage Orchestra and a series of guest vocalists as they recreated over an hour of works from the distinctive voiced pop star. Jarvis Cocker, Richard Hawley, John Grant and Suzanne Sundfor shared the vocal duties, and they didn't do "Jacky" to my disappointment.
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Post  misery guts on Fri Aug 11, 2017 7:05 am

Sound and Vision - The Rise of UK Afrobeats
A pertinent half-hour putting a term to a musical genre which is taking greater prominence in the charts these days. It's about a new African musical identity and imagery, whilst dance contests popularise some tunes, and the lack of women is an issue. Fuse ODG was the most famous of the acts mentioned here.

BBC Proms '17: Ades conducts Stravinsky
Thomas Ades conducting the National Youth Orchestra through pieces by Coll, Ades himself, and chiefly Stravinsky's famous Rite of Spring. Pleasant enough stuff. This was also the 50th Prom for the NYO, and there was a piece in which several previous conductors spoke warmly about working with them.

Sir Simon Rattle conducts an Imaginary Orchestral Journey
More from the LSO Collection, as the first half saw pieces by Wagner and Bartok (his 2nd Piano Concerto), and the second half being something of a megamix from 11 different Haydn pieces, which formed the titular Journey, mainly from symphonies, but even including music from mechanical organs. Different.
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Post  misery guts on Mon Aug 14, 2017 6:48 am

Live With... Sarah Darling
Pleasant enough material from someone who might be from Wyoming.

Best Before: Jackmaster at Crossrail Gardens
A promising new series with continual mixes from assorted talents in quirky locations. Steady stuff here.

The LSO Collection: Gergiev conducts Berlioz
From the Barbican, London, in November 2013, doing three different pieces by old Hector.

MTV Crashes Plymouth: Charli XCX
She's back with a new single, Boys, but live you just notice how many hit songs she's done with/for other people, whether Rita Ora or Iggy Azalea.
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Post  misery guts on Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:50 am

BBC Proms '17: Ella and Dizzy Revisited
To celebrate the centenaries of Dizzy Gillespie and Ella Fitzgerald, John Mauceri conducted the BBC Concert Orchestra, with James Morrison on the trumpet and Dianne Reeves doing the singing turns. They did some Ellington and several Gershwin numbers, and encored on "It Don't Mean a Thing (if it Ain't Got that Swing)". A fine excuse.

Arthur Brown - Part 1 - The God of Hellfire
At last some more Cherry Red gems. This saw Iain McNay talking about Arthur's upbringing and journey to dreaming up his master-work, the #1 hit "Fire". Arthur has had much spiritual thought in the past half-century, perhaps unsurprisingly, and made several concept albums in the 1970s. He did fall into the trap of becoming bored with material and performance, and challenging the audience to keep it fresh.

BBC Proms '17: Dausgaard's Rachmaninov
Thomas Dausgaard conducted the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra through the Russian composer's 3rd Piano Concerto in D Minor and his 2nd Symphony, with assistance from the Latvian Radio Choir on a couple of sympathetic pieces, and archive from the Proms in 1991 on a similar theme.

The South Bank Show: Benjamin Clementine
The 2015 Mercury Music Prize winner had a curious backstory, deeply religious parents in North London, and living rough in Paris at the age of 19. He learned a piano style which owed a lot to drumming, and was spotted while busking, and achieved fame at Cannes in 2013. He's got his 2nd album out now/soon. I wasn't wholly won over, I think it's fair to say.
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Re: Music Television 3

Post  misery guts on Fri Aug 18, 2017 7:39 am

George Ezra's Mixtape
He talks about making the videos for Don't Matter Now, Listen To The Man and Blame It On Me, whilst also talking of his appreciation for Ed Sheeran, Dua Lipa, Sigrid, Haim and Sam Smith. Nice bloke.

Who Do You Think You Are? USA - Josh Groban
Likeable musician finds his family arrived in the USA in the late 17th century, and he heads to Stuttgart to find an ancestor who was a deacon who taught music, but also got into astronomy, and believed Halley's comet was a harbinger of doom for the church, which presaged his quest for the New World, though he died before he got there.

Larry King Now - Annie Lennox
She's no plans for writing or touring, busier using her profile to campaign against HIV/AIDS, having been inspired by Nelson Mandela's 46664 charity. She only uses Facebook to be serious, and feels technology is accelerating. There have been many changes for the better in her lifetime. HIV is being treated, not cured. She met Prince once when he came to see Eurythmics in a small basement show.

A Very Boyz II Men Soul Train Special
There's only 3 of them now, and they've not had any hits of note in the UK since I think 1998-9. But they seem like nice guys. They did a good covers tribute LP in 2004 which sounded interesting, and now perform in Las Vegas.

Live With... Empathy Test
A synthpop duo with 2 LPs, and on this evidence, some good songs like Bare My Soul.
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Post  misery guts on Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:25 am

Best Before: Joe Goddard - Live at Voodoo Ray's
The erstwhile member of Hot Chip and The 2 Bears took a took at spinning the discs in what looked very much like a pizza parlour. The crowd seemed happy enough.

The Big Beat - Fats Domino and the Birth of Rock N Roll
A lengthy treatise on Antoine Domino Jr, the 9th child of 9, who was born in New Orleans in 1928, was taught piano by Harrison Verrett and never looked back. He helped lead in the new sound of R&B. The wind beneath his wings, though, was Dave Bartholomew, erstwhile bandleader and co-writer. With that help, and taking his name from Fats Waller, Mr Domino hit big in the 1950s. He scored with Ain't That A Shame, and saw Pat Boone cover it a week later. But this at least drew attention, and he carried on with I'm In Love Again and Blueberry Hill. He appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show in November 1956, but telly appearances usually came with gags about his weight, part of the segregation issues of the times. Touring began to pall, and the hits dried up, but he kept working and touring for another 40-odd years.

Charli XCX's Mixtape
Stories about the videos for Boys, I Love It, Boom Clap, Fancy, Doing It, her admiration for Britney Spears and Hilary Duff and LMFAO, and working with Iggy Azalea, Lil Yachty, Mura Masa and Rita Ora. She's a busy old thing.

BBC Proms '17: Philip Glass and Ravi Shankar
A performance of their collaborative album Passages, by Anoushka Shankar and with Karen Kamensek conducting the Britten Sinfonia.
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Re: Music Television 3

Post  misery guts on Thu Aug 24, 2017 7:33 am

Best Before: Hannah Wants - Live at Fitzroy Lodge Boxing Club
Set up in the centre of the ring, another useful little set with a couple of tracks I knew for once (Shakedown's At Night and Marian Hill's Down).

BBC Proms '17: Bach's St John Passion
John Butt leading the Dunedin Consort in their Proms debut of a piece which premiered on Good Friday 1724 in Leipzig. Steady enough stuff.

Nick Currie - The Momus Story
Another Cherry Red gem from c.2010 perhaps. Nick had a long and busy career with brief spells on 4AD and Creation, but mainly on Cherry Red. He gave Iain great praise for keeping up the flag for indie labels. He had interesting touring stories with Alan McGee, and spending the 1990s having success in Japan with acts inspired by him and the label he was on. He got married but lost the use of his right eye along the way. He'd also got a couple of books coming at the time this was done. Seemed an interesting guy. Here's one of his biggest hits: The Hairstyle of the Devil
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Post  misery guts on Fri Sep 08, 2017 7:17 am

MTV World Stage: DNCE
From Il Fosos Square, Floriana, Malta, June 2017, a better show than I expected. Yer man whose band it is has clearly a taste for covers to fill out an otherwise steady set, and a medley of Wannabe, Oops I Did It Again and Fade does at least score points for novelty.

Stormzy's Mixtape
Nice chap really, talking about early videos, respect for others like Wretch 32 and Lethal Bizzle, working with Chip, saluting Tinie Tempah and Kehlani, MNEK and Raye.

Noisey: Lagos
Zach Goldbaum takes on more than he can chew, trying to interview Wizkid in Nigeria. He meets other acts trying to develop from the same background in AfroPop, the legacy of Fela Kuti, the problem with counterfeit goods, and the struggle to record material when your studio relies on generators instead of a proper electricity network. One highlight was meeting an albino rapper called White Man who introduced Agoro, a freakishly tall man who seemed a lot more of a star than White Man. Inevitably, WizKid was too busy to meet Zach, but the show didn't need him.

Live With... Purdy
Her LP "Diamond in the Dust" signals her sound referring back to classic torch singers, and she may yet become one herself.

Best Before: Pete Tong and the Heritage Orchestra - Ibiza Classics
A longer than usual show, from a club in Ibiza and with guests like Jessie Ware on the odd track. It's a simple enough shtick, but well done here.
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Post  misery guts on Mon Sep 11, 2017 7:22 am

BBC Proms '17: Simon Rattle's Gurrelieder
The London Symphony Orchestra perform Schoenberg's piece with vocal help from Thomas Quasthoff, Simon O'Neill and Karen Cargill among others. Rattle is taking on the LSO though still working with the Berlin Phil, as he has since 2002.

The Phil Wainman Story
Had a rough childhood, but learned the drums, got helpful advice. He was able to join an act and appeared on the same bills as the young Helen Shapiro in Paris, in 1961. He spent time in the Paramounts and widened his knowledge. He met Island Records' Chris Blackwell and was able to back Jimmy Cliff in northern clubs. Slowly turned to the production side, starting with Sweetshop (who became The Sweet). Though he helped them to success, he was eased out, and then worked with Sensational Alex Harvey Band. But after helping them to success, he had a row with their manager, and moved on to Bay City Rollers. They were a tall order to turn into success, but he managed it with the help of tape loops. Then he worked with the Boomtown Rats and helped make a hit out of I Don't Like Mondays, which he sold to Geldof as being an "Alfred Hitchcock record". He certainly packed in the hits.

BBC Proms '17: Classical Music of India & Pakistan
Various musicians performed ragas and other pieces in memory of the 70th anniversary of the Partition of India.

Best Before: Maya Jean Coles Live
Never heard of her, but she kept her audience happy with a steady set.
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Post  misery guts on Wed Sep 13, 2017 7:43 am

BBC Proms '17: Big Band Swing w/Clare Teal
BBC DJ led the Guy Barker Big Band and the Winston Rollins Big Band through a celebration of swing greats with guest singers and other musicians. A happy couple of hours followed.

BBC Proms '17: Chineke!
The BME orchestra make their Proms debut, conducted by Kevin John Edusen, with cello whizz Sheku Kanneh-Mason among the guest players.

Live With... Maxi Jazz
Backed by the E-Type Boys, Maxi ran through several lengthy jams, including a cover of his Faithless classic Mass Destruction. Sounds good.

Giggs - Live @ V Festival 2017
The grime star managed to get through several songs during his slot, and the crowd was pleased.
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Post  misery guts on Mon Sep 18, 2017 7:12 am

BBC Proms '17: Andras Schiff plays Bach
A single recital of The Well-Tempered Clavier, some kind of musical collection of preludes and fugues. Without knowing where one ended and another began, it perhaps lost some of its achievement.

Emeli Sande - Live @ V Festival 2017
She did more material from her 1st album than her recent 2nd. It also seems odd to sing collaborations with some backing singer filling in for Labrinth or whoever.

Last Night of the Proms 2017
An interesting first half with Sibelius, Wagner, Sargent and others, and then the usual indulgence of the 2nd half. Clips from the accompanying Proms in the Park gigs didn't entirely cut through the cloying self-satisfaction either.
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Post  misery guts on Thu Sep 21, 2017 6:47 am

The Agony & The Ecstasy
An impressively comprehensively series about the growth of rave music, its highs and lows, and its evolution through superstar DJs to the current EDM scene in Las Vegas and elsewhere. It even did a top 20 countdown chosen by many of the scene's major players:
20 - Good Life - Inner City
19 - Move Your Body - Xpansions
18 - Anthem - N-Joi
17 - Step On - Happy Mondays
16 - Pump Up The Volume - M/A/R/R/S
15 - Playing With Knives - Bizarre Inc
14 - Voodoo DJ - A Guy Called Gerald
13 - Promised Land - Joe Smooth
12 - Papua New Guinea - Future Sound of London
11 - On A Ragga Tip - SL2
10 - French Kiss - Lil Louis
09 - Out Of Space - The Prodigy
08 - LFO - LFO
07 - Where Love Lives - Alison Limerick
06 - I'll House You - Jungle Brothers
05 - Go - Moby
04 - We Call It Acieed - D-Mob ft Gary Haisman
03 - Sweet Harmony - Liquid
02 - Chime - Orbital
01 - You Got The Love - The Source ft Candi Station
(1991 version for my preference)

Best Before : Hot Since 82 - Live in a WW2 Bunker
A steady half hour with tunes from the likes of Soulsearcher and Armand van Helden.

George Ezra - Live @ V Festival 2017
A gentle half hour from Chelmsford mixing big hits and his new single, to crowd satisfaction.

The Martin Heath Story
A livewire who had already started a successful business by the age of 14, and made more through mail-order records, where he came across interviewer Iain McNay at Cherry Red. But he was soon off on his way, starting Rhythm King, a label who had 28 Top 10 hits in a row (S Express, Bomb the Bass and Betty Boo were among his successes). He originated the first gangsta rap LP by Schooly D. But when Sony took over from Rough Trade, the corporate compromises were a challenge. He did well at Arista Records, managing success with computer games and telly shows in his spare time. He gave the Killers their break on Lizard King label, but only their 1st LP. They were rejected everywhere, but he knew Brandon Flowers was a star from watching them live. He was clearly one of the good guys of the business.
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Post  misery guts on Fri Sep 22, 2017 7:29 am

Stormzy - Live @ V Festival 2017
A short & steady set from Chelmsford where a perhaps aggressive persona was superbly undercut by the closing Blinded By Your Grace, pt 2, shockingly welcome in its gentleness.

Ludovico Einaudi - Elements Live
The Italian composer played piano at the Royal Festival Hall, on Jul 30, 2016, for a pleasant hour or more.

MTV World Stage: Wiz Khalifa
From the Isle of MTV, Malta, back in Jun 2016, a short blur of material notable for the catchy Black and Yellow, and the overwrought See You Again.

Marc Bolan - Cosmic Dancer
Marking the 40th anniversary of his untimely death, a new summation of the T Rex frontman's career. Notably, whilst he was admired and pitied, his raging ego and faults were given more weight than they usually seem to (any, in fact). Gloria Jones and Tony Visconti were notable, but there was archive of his 1st wife June, friend and DJ legend John Peel, as well as an actor reading Bolan's own words.

Ella Eyre - Live @ V Festival 2017
The perky pop star delighted the Chelmsford crowd with her hits, including her recent comeback smash Came Here For Love, and hopeful follow-up Ego.
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Post  misery guts on Mon Sep 25, 2017 8:02 am

Bestival 2017 - Rag N Bone Man
5 songs and a bit of chatter to festival founder Rob da Bank about getting recognised in the supermarket and other things.

Bestival 2017 - The XX
Similar idea, with Rob chatting to Oliver about previous appearances there in 2010 and 2012, the latter setting a record for crowd size, and how it seems at their new location.

Ella Eyre's Mixtape
Her love for Justin Bieber, Tinie Tempah, DJ Fresh, Stormzy, Rudimental, Basement Jaxx, Wiz Khalifa, Sigma and Sigala, and video shoots in Arizona and Mexico.

Craig David - Live @ V Festival 2017
His 2016 comeback seems to have continued to go down well, and he mentions a new LP coming this year.
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Post  misery guts on Wed Sep 27, 2017 7:04 am

Belladrum 2016: Errol Linton
Another source of live performance, the Tartan Heart festival. This half-hour was decent stuff, a bit bluesy.

LSO Collection: Rattle conducts Bruckner & Messaien
Back at the Barbican, with Bruckner's 8th symphony, which frankly goes on too damn long, and Messaien's Colours of the Celestial City, which is more appealing for being shorter and having a quaint plinkety-plonk quality to it.

Raye - Live @ V Festival 2017
She slowly seems to be building a rep, which is hopeful, and she has some good songs too.

Whitney - "Can I Be Me?"
Nick Broomfield looks for answers and finds a druggy who had a very good lesbian friend, but wasn't really helped by marrying Bobby Brown. Her bodyguard tried to warn her family about it in 1995 and got sacked for his troubles. And the rest was inevitable.
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Post  misery guts on Fri Sep 29, 2017 8:04 am

MTV Unplugged: Bleachers
The classic 1990s series has been revived, but I don't know who the hell these people are. But they seemed chuffed to be at the Stone Pony, Asbury Park. The songs were OK, and Lorde and Carly Rae Jepsen helped out on some vocals, as they apparently do on the new album. I Wanna Get Better is presumably the big hit, but it ain't crossed the pond...

The Making of Marc Bolan
Another new doc on the life-story of the glam rocker who would have been 70 tomorrow. It wasn't quite as good as the first one, even with Helen Shapiro, who went to the same school and actual Rolan Bolan (who was 42 on Tuesday). He wanted so much to be famous, then he made it, then drink and drugs dulled his talent, and that was the beginning of the end of that.

20,000 Days on Earth
A lengthy doc on Aussie rocker Nick Cave, living in Brighton, recording and gigging, looking back on his younger days, and talking to Ray Winstone and Kylie Minogue along the way. Refreshingly watchable.
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Post  misery guts on Mon Oct 02, 2017 6:40 am

Larry King Now: Khalid
He's 19 and from El Paso, and his "American Teen" LP is selling like hot-cakes, whilst Young, Dumb & Broke is not quite a chart hit over here. He won an MTV Award, has parents in the armed forces, admires rappers though he isn't one, met Elton John, had stage nerves at first (only debuted last November), hopes to win Grammys within 5 years. Fair enough.

LSO: Rattle's French Special
A blend of material from Ravel, Dutilleux and Delage, at the Barbican in London, 2016.

Bad Company: The 40th Anniversary
Paul Rodgers, Simon Kirke and Mick Ralphs told the story of how they came together from Free and Mott the Hoople to hit big, until the grind of touring and recording left them no free time to recharge their batteries and record songs. They benefitted from the management of Led Zeppelin's Peter Grant, until the death of John Bonham in 1980 coincided with them being at their own crisis point. A reunion at Grant's funeral didn't go too well, but they tried again later, and with better results.
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Post  misery guts on Wed Oct 04, 2017 8:06 am

Belladrum 2016 - Cridhe Tartan - Bombskare
Lively ska-esque part-time band with some good songs of their own, and quirky covers like Toxic and Walk Like An Egyptian.

Lynyrd Skynyrd
From the Florida Theatre, Jacksonville, a homecoming pair of gigs where they performed their 1st album one night, and 2nd album the next night, in 2015. A fun show, even if I only knew a couple of numbers properly beforehand.

Live With... Christina Martin
She's a Canadian singer-songwriter, and has some good tracks like the single Lungs Are Burning.

Jax Jones' Mixtape
He talks of working with Duke Dumont, MNEK, Stefflon Don (bemoaning that collaborations are now largely done by e-mails), Tinie Tempah, Jonas Blue, how he's a South Londoner with a Nigerian step-dad and love for Afrobeat culture.
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Anne-Marie - Live @ V Festival 2017
She spoke of it being her hometown, and took the trouble to introduce her band during her set. She's had a great year or two, mostly in collaborations like Rockabye.

LSO: Rattle's European Tour
Still at the Barbican in London, the usual gang did pieces by Webern, Berg, a quirky short one from Ligeti and finally Stravinsky's famous Rite of Spring, from Jan 2015.

Live From Abbey Road: Classics - Primal Scream & The Kooks
Mani sang the band's praises in this 2006 set, whilst Bobby felt the band had got better now than they were in their 1990 breakthrough time.
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