#CrazyStupidAlbum: All Saints – ‘Testament’

If 'Red Flag', 2016's superb renaissance album (we don't like saying comeback, it doesn't seem right in this context) was the sound of All Saints rediscovering their musical identity, then 'Testament', its follow up, is almost certainly the sound of them taking that rediscovered, timeless sound, and running full tilt with it. Although even 'full … Continue reading #CrazyStupidAlbum: All Saints – ‘Testament’

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#CrazyStupidAlbum: Kylie Minogue – ‘Golden’

A lesser blog or website than our own may usually start a review of a new Kylie Minogue album by listing the numerous tags she's had to her name over the four decades she's now been at the top of the pop tree: 'Cute Kylie', 'Sex Kylie', 'Dance Kylie', 'Indie Kylie', 'Disco Kylie', 'Kraftwerk Kylie' … Continue reading #CrazyStupidAlbum: Kylie Minogue – ‘Golden’

#CrazyStupidAlbum: George Ezra – ‘Staying At Tamara’s’

He makes it look easy, doesn't he? Nearly four years on from his chart topping debut, 2014's Wanted on Voyage, and George Ezra has just delivered a second album that's perhaps even better than that debut was. Recorded over the last 18 months, Staying at Tamara's takes its title from the Airbnb house of a … Continue reading #CrazyStupidAlbum: George Ezra – ‘Staying At Tamara’s’

#CrazyStupidAlbum: The Corrs – ‘Jupiter Calling’

Just as, at one time, Leigh Francis in a rubber mask on 'Bo Selecta!' ruined Craig David for a large number of people, so too, did Ant & Dec and Cat Deeley, wearing black wigs and affecting Irish accents and proclaiming that they were 'beeeautiful' on Saturday morning kid's TV, ruin one of the Emerald … Continue reading #CrazyStupidAlbum: The Corrs – ‘Jupiter Calling’