10 of the Best: Book Quotes

'Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body' - Joseph Addison I've always joked that my favourite book is one about the life and time of celebrities with a new volume released every week called 'Heat'. I usually only ever read actual books on  holiday and even then it's not exactly War … Continue reading 10 of the Best: Book Quotes

10 of the Best: Live Performances

'There's nothing better than live music. It's raw energy, and raw energy feeds the soul' - Dhani Jones When I was 15 I think like most 15 year olds I dreamed of being a popstar and would spend ages in my room making up dance routines to all my favourite Spice Girls/All Saints/BSB (delete as appropriate) … Continue reading 10 of the Best: Live Performances

10 of the Best: One Hit Wonders

'If you have to be a one-hit wonder, then 'San Francisco' is the one to have' - Scott McKenzie One hit wonders are up there with Boybands and Glam Rock when it comes to critical acclaim, although I do believe it was Chumbawamba who said it's better to be a one hit wonder than a no … Continue reading 10 of the Best: One Hit Wonders

10 of the Best: Cover Versions

'I abhor the words 'classical music.' Few things satisfy me more than a really good cover version' - Charles Hazlewood The charts seem to to be awash with cover versions at the moment. Particularly popular seems to be whimsical floaty guitar lead versions of classic dance songs (a fan of Sam Feldt's Show Me Love, I … Continue reading 10 of the Best: Cover Versions

10 of the Best: Girl Problems

'People care less about your actions than you think. Why? They have their own problems!' - Kris Carr Don't get me wrong, I love being a girl, and despite the fact that I will maintain I was a tom boy growing up because I climbed the odd tree and wore jeans a lot, i'm pretty much … Continue reading 10 of the Best: Girl Problems

10 of the Best: More Brilliant Songs You’ve Probably Never Heard

'You can never stop discovering music' - Rashida Jones Since doing my last blog post about unheard tracks i found myself discovering a load more on my ipod i wish i'd included more, so like any great 'best ever' compilation, here's the sequel! 1. The K.G.B - I'm A Player https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A7Exg95rfZw Unless you were an eagle-eared … Continue reading 10 of the Best: More Brilliant Songs You’ve Probably Never Heard