Mad Mackerel’s Best Of The Month: December 2012

As might be expected, slightly fewer tunes make up our final monthly mix of the best of the downloads from MM – no panic tho’, the quality of new tunes on offer more than makes up for it. And as always, some new ones for you too means a top banana mix of twenty cracking songs to play in the New Year. The Cheatahs – … Continue reading Mad Mackerel’s Best Of The Month: December 2012

Live Review: The Wilderness Festival (Day 3)

Day three and more sun, surely one the only sequences of three whole days without rain that we’ve had all summer. Despite 14,000 pairs of feet, the estate still looked rather fine and the spirit of village-green good naturedness was still at the forefront of everything. On the bandstand the Keston Cobblers’ Club provided the perfect soundtrack for the setting with a gorgeous set of … Continue reading Live Review: The Wilderness Festival (Day 3)

Howe Gelb’s Giant Giant Sand

In anticipation of Fire Records’ June release of the country rock opera, Tucson, and Howe Gelb’s 31 May performance at Village Underground in London, Giant Giant Sand have released a new track, Detained. This new album from an expanded and magnified version of Giant Sand is named after the town Gelb has called home for 40 years and is self-described as a ‘country rock opera’. Sounds good to us! Download Giant Giant Sand – … Continue reading Howe Gelb’s Giant Giant Sand