Tag Archives: Foals

30 Day Song Challenge: a song that you listen to when you’re sad

Recently a friend and I were trying to outdo each other with sadsack stories involving listening to Foals’ Spanish Sahara and indulging in the melancholic. He beat me, because he listened to this song whilst doped up on morphine in the … Continue reading

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Gig review: Foals, Enmore Theatre, 9/2/2011

Last year Foals played to a sold out Manning Bar crowd, six months later they’ve managed to pack out a venue twice the size with no new music to their name. They are the band whose reputation exceeds them, especially … Continue reading

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Interview: Foals

From Spanish Sahara to Sydney beaches, Foals drummer Jack Bevan is up for a sea change. When I manage to get Foals drummer Jack Bevan on the phone he’s happy, well-rested and just a touch confused. Asked where he is currently … Continue reading

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Top 10 Albums of 2010

This is the last of my lists, hand on my heart. My favourite albums of the year, which sadly barely covers the number of amazing records my ears have had the pleasure of hearing. Let us begin… 10. Gorillaz – … Continue reading

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Top 10 Cover Songs of 2010

A cover song can go wrong so quickly; there’s a fine line to tow between X Factor and excellent. I’ve gathered my pick of cover songs from this year, including some unexpected pop gems and a funk take on an … Continue reading

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Top 10 Songs of 2010

I don’t care what people say, I love a good list. I also enjoy symmetry and compartmentalising. Yet somehow, not a fan of long walks on the beach. In this post are my favourite ten songs of the year. They … Continue reading

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