Spotify Wrapped: How has my music taste changed in the 2010s, and why?

Spotify Wrapped has been unveiled. Anybody who has been signed up to Spotify for the last year can find out various statistics about their listening habits over the course of 2019. Try it here. However, if you have been signed up for ten years, it will also tell you your listening habits for the whole decade. A few facts and figures baffled me, so I … Continue reading Spotify Wrapped: How has my music taste changed in the 2010s, and why?

Nick’s pursuit of music journalism begins… in 2001.

  A while ago I posted about my first albums and just how important they were to me in the years that I was beginning to appreciate the music beyond Now That’s What I Call Music! 40. It was fascinating for me, thinking back to how there really were select moments that made my tastes what they are today. In fact, it really is a … Continue reading Nick’s pursuit of music journalism begins… in 2001.

My 5 Favourite Concerts of 2014

Well, that’s it. 2014 is as good as done. It’s been a busy, and damn loud year. Sadly, I didn’t break my record for most bands seen in a year at just 65. The record stands at 76 in 2011. However, it’s still quite a collection to attempt to choose my favourites of the year. Here is a wonderful documentation of my poor taste – … Continue reading My 5 Favourite Concerts of 2014