Category Archives: Music

Albums On Loop, the 2016 Edition

Partly due to the realisation that having twins is an expensive business, and partly because my CD collection was already running out of control – 2016 was the year that I switched over to the digital world – Apple Music … Continue reading

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Albums of 2015 (1-35)

In keeping with tradition for my blog, January call on time to reflect on what albums have been on loop during the year just past. I also know there are some people like myself who simply can’t resist ‘albums of … Continue reading

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Albums of 2014 (10 – 1)

Following on from my run down of my top 27 – 11 albums from 2014, the top 10: 10: Paolo Nutini – Caustic Love.  For some reason I’d never truly listened to Paolo Nutini until Iron Sky was touted by Bella Caledonia as … Continue reading

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Albums of 2014 (27 – 11)

It is all too easy to play to the convention of sticking to multiples of 10 or 5 when creating lists, but I’m breaking from convention here with my top 27 albums of 2014.  There’s no science to it, these … Continue reading

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Albums of 2013 (10 – 1)

Following on from my run down of my top 20 – 11 albums from 2013, the top 10: 10: Depeche Mode – Delta Machine.  Despite being a massive fan of Depeche Mode for most of my life, this album would … Continue reading

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Albums of 2013 (20 – 11)

I’m not sure what happened during 2013 but it seems that music artists & producers decided it was time to revert to the business of making classic albums.  I’m well aware that in retrospect the list is likely to change … Continue reading

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Out of Storage – some tunes from me…

Back in 2005 I spent a significant part of my time offshore on seismic survey vessels.  This would see me offshore for ~6 weeks per trip without any time onshore… I could write about offshore life, but for now this … Continue reading

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