Uncut Playlist 42, 2011

If you’re following on Twitter @JohnRMulvey, you’ve probably already got wind of a few of these, but the 2012 albums…

Uncut Playlist 41, 2011

A mixed bag today, as I contemplate giving up and playing a bunch of old Gillian Welch and Dave Rawlings…

Wild Mercury Sound on Twitter

As I mentioned briefly last week, I've started a Twitter account to try and make up for the lack of…

Uncut Playlist 40, 2011

Really taken with the Suzanne Ciani album this week. Lindstrøm only arrived today, so I need to listen properly.…

Review – The Rum Diary

These are, at last, exhilarating times for Bruce Robinson. In the 26 years since his extraordinary debut, Withnail & I,…

Uncut Playlist 39, 2011

Pretty interesting and diverse list, I think, pieced together under some moderately intense deadline heat. “Raid” by Pusha T with…

Fennesz, William Basinski

Among the multitude of underground micro-genres that have grown like bacilli these past few years, one of the most refined…

Review – The Ides Of March

George Clooney’s fourth film as director takes place across a handful of tense days during a primary election in Ohio,…

Uncut Playlist 37, 2011

Very much feeling the first two on the list this week. And also Number 16, last week’s mystery record, now…

Uncut Playlist 36, 2011

Been a while, but I have a selection of excuses: finishing one issue of Uncut; pondering a longish Album Of…