Music Jar – week 35

Each week I listen to an artist or band that I should really have known more about. Now is the time for Washington-born rock band, Death Cab for Cutie. What I Knew Before I'm going to take you back. The year is 2008. You're sat in a Ford Fiesta spinning the wheel of your iPod …

Music Jar – week 34

Like my forefathers before me, I am spending each week listening to a musical artist that I had previously ignored, and writing up a little blog about it. This week was the turn of Illinois export, Fall Out Boy. What I Knew Before It's hard to have grown up in the noughties without having an …

Music Jar – week 33

Each week, I dig into the back catalog of a band or artist that I should know an awful lot more about. This week was the turn of LA rock band, The Distillers. What I Knew Before I had heard the big songs. Who can forget the video for City Of Angels, but that's a …

Music Jar – week 32

Each week, I listen to an artist, someone I might have heard of but never took the opportunity to "get into". This week was the turn of Detroit's own, Melissa Viviane Jefferson, better known as Lizzo. What I Knew Before Lizzo is probably the artist on my list that I felt I was the closest …

Music Jar – week 27

Each week, I listen to an artist I've never really got into. This week has only been slightly impaired by listening to the Hamilton soundtrack on repeat but my artist of choice was Mexico City's very best, Mexrrissey. What I Knew Before Weirdly, I saw Mexrrissey a few years ago when they blessed Camden with …