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Mark Rowland: Most Recent Articles

Gig of a Lifetime: Flaming Lips, Lovebox, London, July 2014
Mark Rowland, in our 'Gig of a Lifetime' series, writes of seeing the Flaming Lips for the first time at the Lovebox Festival in 2008
Rocket Girl: Interview with Vinita Joshi
Mark Rowland talks to Vinita Joshi, the owner of Rocket Girl, which now has released over a hundred records, about her long-standing London-based label which she has run since 1997
Rock 101: Buying Records
In Rock 101 Mark Rowland reflects upon the joys even in present times of buying records
Book-Rob Jovanovic: Big Star: The Story of Rock's Forgotten Band
Mark Rowland examines Rob Jovanovic's revised and updated biography 'Big Star: The Sory of Rock's Forgotten Band' while tells of the frequently tragic story of Memphis-based band Big Star
Pere Ubu: Interview
Mark Rowland talks to David Thomas, the front man with influential alternative rock act Pere Ubu, about his band’s new ‘dance’-influenced album, ‘The Lady From Shanghai'

Most Recent Reviews

Tony Dekker: Prayer of the Woods - CD
Melancholic and spiritual 70’s-Californian folk-influenced solo album, recorded in an Ontario church, by Canadian singer-songwriter and Great Lakes Swimmers front man, Tony Dekker
American Werewolf Academy: Out of Place All the Time - CD
Unsatisfactory fifth album from Dallas alternative rock band, American Werewolf Academy
Leisure Society: Alone Abroad the Ark - CD
Excellent third album for much acclaimed but still under-the-radar folk pop outfit, the Leisure Society
Mount Moriah: Miracle Temple - CD
Heartfelt and powerful second album from North Carolina-based folk duo, Mount Moriah
Shotgun Jimmie: Everything Everything - CD
Ramshackle, but catchy and endearing seventh solo album from Canadian musician, Shotgun Jimmie
AA.VV.: Playing the Indie Game - CD 26/09/2004
Adam Green: Sixes and Sevens - CD 05/03/2008
Alec Empire: Intelligence And Sacrifice - CD X2 04/06/2002
American Werewolf Academy: Out of Place All the Time - CD 18/12/2013
And What Will Be Left Of Them ?: Wet Week In July - CDS 20/08/2006
And What Will Be Left Of Them: Dance, Damn You, Dance - CDS 18/10/2005
And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead: The Century of Self - CD 03/03/2009
Aoki Takamasa And Tujiko Noriko: 28 - CD 24/07/2005
Arcade Fire: Arcade Fire Ep - CDS 05/06/2005
Badly Drawn Boy: About A Boy - CD 12/04/2002
Bear Lake: Places on the Side - CD 06/04/2009
Bearsuit: Muscle Belt - CDS 06/04/2009
Bearsuit: Oh : Io - CD 05/09/2007
Beep Beep: Business Casual - CD 16/08/2004
Billy Childish: Archive from 1959 : The Billy Chilidsh Story - CD X2 08/07/2009

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