I’ve said that certain albums have been ‘like a best friend’ in the past. In the absence of physical friends over the past year, that wasn’t just a compliment, it was an entry level requirement.  That’s probably why I spent so much time with albums I already knew and loved. I devoured every inch and […]

My third time at Primavera Sound music festival in Barcelona was special. It’s been a favourite for years, but this year they committed – and delivered – to having at least 50% of artists be female. They’ve committed to every year from now too. It’s what they call the new normal. I call it god […]