God, I love Blondie. Maybe this is based on the fact that lead singer Debbie Harry is the epitome of glamour with her iconic platinum tresses, framing those fab cheekbones and wildly expressive eyes… She’s my ultimate girl crush. However, she’s not just a pretty face! She also lent her voice to some of the most amazing tunes ever recorded.
It’s time for me to take you back to 1980. Blondie’s new album, Autoamerican, is due to hit the soundwaves this November… and it’s going to utterly transform the face of the music industry FOREVER! Continue reading “BLONDIE – AUTOAMERICAN” »
Inspiration can hit at the most peculiar moment, often out of the blue and usually out of nothing at all. But then there’s the kind of great inspiration that’s genuine, honest and sincere, the type that mirrors the truth on all angles it could only come from one’s soul. It’s almost like this inspiration has been crying out loud all this time to be heard, voiced and materialised. When it comes to Alanis Morissette’s groundbreaking album jagged Little Pill (1995), you could go with that… Or you could just go with a deadly wrath of a woman after a very painful break-up.
With six huge and defining hits: You Learn, Hand In My Pocket, You Oughta Know, Ironic, Head Over Feet and All I Really Want, never has an album explored the intricacy of being in an adult relationship with lyrics that carved raw, honest emotions, even rib-tickling funny at times. Continue reading “ALANIS MORISSETTE – JAGGED LITTLE PILL” »