Spot the difference | ‘real rock’ Glastonbury fan vs Kanye West vs ‘My buddies call me Ben’
A few weeks ago, excited beyond rationality by the news a new Mumford & Sons album is on the horizon, the editors at Collapse Board asked leading U.K. retro-modernist folk critic Neil Kulkarni if he would care to compose a few words for the site to mark the auspicious occasion. Sadly, Neil didn’t find himself as […]
KANYE WEST | THE CASES FOR AND AGAINST
By David Stubbs FOR: Every couple of thousand years or so, a man is born whose sheer artistic brilliance replenishes the continents, girdles the earth and shines upon us quite literally with the force of a second sun. They say Jesus Christ may have been such a man but there is some doubt about that. […]
THE TEN GREATEST ALBUMS EVER MADE | A RESPONSE
Nothing matters more than the all-conquering Top 10.
THE TEN GREATEST ALBUMS EVER MADE
Right! I’ve thought long and hard about this, agonised and whittled down to final ten but here, at last, I think I’ve burned down to a list of solid gold excellence.
Stuck in crowds near a Rolling Stones concert in Greenwich
The set should last no longer than 20 minutes, or shorter if they should become tiresome.
“There’s no bad music” | the case against
A timely interjection from David ‘Wingco’ Stubbs into the debate that’s been raging here and on Facebook for the past 24 hours.