Philip Norman – Wild Thing: The Short, Spellbinding Life of Jimi Hendrix

Book Review | Weidenfeld & Nicolson | Review by Liam Wilkinson Philip Norman has steadily carved a niche for himself over the years.  Since the 1981 release of Shout!, his somewhat controversial book about The Beatles, Norman has provided us with the go-to biographies of such notable musicians as Elton John, Mick Jagger, Eric Clapton, … Continue reading Philip Norman – Wild Thing: The Short, Spellbinding Life of Jimi Hendrix

Ross and Ryan Couper – An Den Dey Made Tae

Album Review | Couper Records | Review by Allan Wilkinson People talk of sibling harmonies quite a lot, that special familial connection which makes for such enduring musical partnerships from the Louvin Brothers and the Everly Brothers to the Dransfields and the McGarrigles. This empathy and musical dove-tailing can also be found in instrumental music, … Continue reading Ross and Ryan Couper – An Den Dey Made Tae