#timstwitterlisteningparties Listening together – and apart. The special rediscovery of classic albums and the power of music to bring people together.

Deputy Editor Iain Dalgleish looks at communal listening, then and now, as Tim’s Twitter Listening Parties steal the headlines and hog the social media trending during COVID-19 lockdown. So much changed, within a generation. My teens were spent poring over every word in the music press, watching triumphantly as the occasional band I loved managed Continue Reading

ALBUM REVIEW: Cold Showers ‘Motionless’; Keeping The Spirit of Electro Goth Post Punk Alive

California’s Cold Showers’ third album ranges through a tasty menu of modernised goth and post punk notions reminiscent of New Order and their disciples. The rolling rumbling bass and inventive electro keeps the listeners interest for the full duration. No track name is spent on the Untitled intro, but radio commentary, sirens and sparse sounds Continue Reading