culture consumption: the greatest show-month;

I began my April on a plane to Dubai so that I could surprise my sister for her birthday, and ended it celebrating my best…

culture consumption: january 2018;

I love a good retro revivalist hot take. You know: modern life is rubbish; social media causes cancer; life was so much better when we…

stop pretending art is hard: last year’s mixes, 2012;

So, those monthly mixtapes of mine really didn’t happen in 2012, did they? Not that anybody seemed to notice, or at least if they did…

remember saying things like ‘we’ll sleep when we’re dead’: last year’s records, 2012;

It’s been a funny wee year. Sitting on the sofa earlier, surrounded by two days’ worth of flu-ridden tissues, I was feeling even more dispirited…

i’ve been fumbling with your heartstrings: last year’s festive fifty, 2012;

These are nominally in order, but with very little to separate many of them it would be tough going to replicate it – plus, the…

it’s not a tape at all: last month’s mix, may 2010;

In which, even when she is being the world’s most rubbish and lazy music blogger, Lis puts together a selection of songs that have caught…