Added on January 24, 2014
2014 , Agender , Bo Ningen , Charli XCX , Dum Dum Girls , Ema , Friday Afternoon Playlist , I Break Horses , Justin Edwards , Liam Finn , Macromantics , Roku Music , SKATERS , The Amazing Snakeheads , Violent Soho
Bo Ningen – Henkan Last weekend I went down to the Gold Coast for this year’s Big Day Out festival and saw some of the worst bands in the history of music. However, thanks to a recommendation from Collapse Board contributor Brendan Eales, I also caught Japan-via-London psych-rock four piece Bo Ningen, who, despite playing […]
Added on January 25, 2012
best of 2011 , Bjork , I Break Horses , Icona Pop , Lucy Cage , Lykke Li , Robyn , Sacred Harp , Scandipop , The Knife , Those Dancing Days
And it was mostly pop. Girls making pop. Very few of the bands I loved this year consisted of four white boys with guitars, although that template has been responsible for some fairly monumental things over the last four or five decades.