“Yeah you give me that physical feeling, butterflies when I’m walking the streets with you”
Lovestarrs – Planet Lovestarr (DEFDISCO) 10/10
Lovestarrs today released their long awaited debut album Planet Lovestarr. Singer Sarah McIntosh and her brother, bassist Hamish, were helped by a bunch of eminent Swedish producers to create a slick synthpop sound in an excellent record characterised by several real earworms.
Oh god. Tony’s talking about politics again.
‘You wouldn’t let it lie’– Vic Reeves
Over the past few years, I will admit to having been critical of the Lords at times, and calling for reform of the red benches. I have been lucky enough to see inside Parliament, and it occurred to me that the decadent throne at the front of the chamber is emblematic of all that is wrong with Parliament, and the British political system more widely.