Added on December 31, 2013
2013 , Blouse , Britney Spears , Cherry Glazerr , Don't Cry Shopgirl , Eigengrau , FKA twigs , King of Cats , Lamplighter , Pearl Mystic , Pusha T , Royal Flush , Sly & The Family Drone , Tamsin Chapman , Teenage Burritos , Terry Malts , The Fireworks , The Gooch Palms , The Haxan Cloak , The Space Lady , The Stranger , Vox Populi!
Disclaimer: this is self-indulgent, but it has a bearing on my choices. You know the monster balloon in The Prisoner – Rover? Well just lately, there’s been an intermittent ball of sad (or anxiety or both) hovering nearby, just in my line of sight. Sometimes it’s come so close it’s jumped inside me, a tight […]
Added on July 5, 2013
best of 2013 , Tamsin Chapman
“What’s the matter? Your chicken taste like pork?”
Added on December 14, 2012
3 Trapped Tigers , AK/DK , Andy Stott , Angel Haze , Bo Ningen , Deep Time , Detective Agency , Edward Scissortongue , Great Pagans , Holly Herndon , Hookworms , I.M.M.O.R.T.A.L.I.F.E. , Kid Cudi feat. King Chip , Lady Leshurr , Nina B , Pop Singles , Poppy & The Jezebels , Queer'd Science , Saint Etienne , Tamsin Chapman , The Stevens , Zebra Hunt
As everybody at Collapse Board should know by now, “girls’ music” is always the best kind and everything else is B.O.R.I.N.G. So bring it the fuck on.
Added on September 27, 2012
album review , An A-Z of Divorce , Cunts In A Circle , Divorce , Night School , Tamsin Chapman
Divorce sound like witches burning and power tools.
Added on September 23, 2012
Brighton , Cover Girl , Ethical Debating Society , feminism , Humousexual , Jacky Heron , Milky Wimpshake , Riots Not Diets , Roseanne Barrr , Skinny Girl Diet , Tamsin Chapman , Tobi Fail , Town Bike , Trash Kit , Why Diet When You Could Riot? , Woolf
“It seems that the only way to escape is to attempt to carve out however small a pocket of resistance as one can,” reads the album’s fanzine
Added on July 13, 2012
AK/DK , best of 2012 , Chain & The Gang , Christeene , Die Antwoord , Dignan Porch , Divorce , DJ Format & Edan , Fugu Gufu , Georgia Anne Muldrow , Homosexual Death Drive , Molly Nilsson , Nazir Ali/Nahid Akhtar/Mehnaz , Paint Fumes , Plan B , Skinny Girl Diet , Slowcoaches , Spacedog , Strawberry Whiplash , TacocaT , Tamsin Chapman , Tyler Holmes , Woollen Kits
You hear people say, “music isn’t as good as it used to be”, but you don’t ever hear them say “books aren’t as good as they used to be”. That’s because to say such a thing would reveal that person as a massive tool.
Added on December 14, 2011
Chalk Circle , Dischord , Don Fleming , hardcore , Ian MacKaye , International Sweethearts Of Rhythm , punk , Reflection , Sharon Cherlow , Washington DC
Listen to this song and if you don’t want to dance you’re a great big sopping wet honking limp nong.
Added on December 10, 2011
Art Museums , best of 2011 , Bleeding Knees Club , Burning Hearts , Deathcrush , Desire , Divorce , Gropetown , John Maus , Lana Del Rey , Muscles Of Joy , Rasheeda
This year, I’ve flitted from offering to offering like a bluebottle in a blocked toilet.
Added on November 15, 2011
Brighton , Cotillion , Emily Dickinson , folk music , Folly , Mary Hampton , PJ Harvey , Tamsin Chapman , Teaspoon
So you’re thinking Tinkerbell and glitterwings, floaty velvet scarves and dream catchers. Please don’t.
Added on November 11, 2011
Bella Union , Shop Assistants , Slumberland , Stephen Pastel , Tamsin Chapman , Veronica Falls
Call me shallow but I’m starting to tire of nufuzzwurld.