AOR from the mid 70s. Brilliant.
Lou Reed was once asked by an Australian journalist whether he was a transvestite or a homosexual
“Things being a little wobbly can create tension, sometimes in a really good way.”
A window into the world of The Beatles’ record collections
Short haired progressive music
Beauty, calm and peace
“I heard the word. A wonderful thing. A children’s song”
It goes without saying that tolerance of other people’s lifestyles is a mark of a civilised society.
If only I’d thought of the right words
What is the point of an instrumental song?
Are these the good old days?
Aren’tcha sick of all these influencers?
All my life I’ve searched upon the reasons for us being here. The music goes round my head
“See the lonely boy out on the weekend trying to make it pay. Can’t relate to joy, he tries to speak and can’t begin to say”
This is not anxious music for anxious times
“If I can get you licking and loving, I have my purpose”
“I’ve run out of pale ale and I feel like I’m in jail and my music bores me once again”
At some point, you have to live as if the truth is true
“I am not a perfect man and I have made many mistakes. To anyone I have ever hurt, however unintentionally, I apologise deeply and unreservedly”
The more I go inside, the more there is to see.
Nothing is ever as good as it was
I don’t want to get bitter. I want us to get better
Sensitive lyrics and melodic grace seem to distill Tim’s yearning heart and quiet power into a singular moment of courageous teardrop intensity.
Why the hell should I buy a record I don’t like
A terrifying self-portrait of an alienated dysfunctional psychopath
Modern Shoegaze Music