Rich Ashby

Entries Tagged as '4AD'

Pure class

April 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Life, Music

I’ve blogged before about the general wonderousness of Purity Ring.  Their latest single is well up to their usual high standards and offers typically off kilter dream pop; all mysteriously murmured vocals, esoteric lyrics and hooks. The cavernous bass sounds excellent through a decent sub-woofer so remember to play loud. Get it now as a [...]

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New season’s tunes

September 6th, 2011 · No Comments · Music

Hello pop pickers. Summer may be on the way out, but here’s a selection of tunes to keep the blues at bay. Kicking things off is this charming homage to early 90s indie from Devon Williams. Calls to mind rooting through Crash Records in Leeds for 4AD compilations, drinking cider at festivals and the heady [...]

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