You might think this a strange topic for summer, but here in Asia the monsoon rains have already begun. If you find yourself stuck indoors, here are some tunes that will imbue the vista before you. And yes, you’ll be able to tell I’m of a certain ilk and age from this list. ALVA NOTO/RYUICHI […]
Dusk and sand in my eyes. Intermittent views of distant twinkling lights. Polytown?
Distance to Polytown.. several days, maybe weeks. Compass glass broken, encrusted.. burnished by dust and sand.
1RIO (ALBUM), DURAN DURAN Tel Aviv (the closer on their début), signalled things to come. The RIO album would in time become iconic of the 80s and it’s no secret the band at that point were heavily influenced by fellow British band Japan; check out John Taylor’s fretless bass on the hugely underrated Lonely in […]