Skip to content

Tag Archives: 1984

Patrice Rushen – Now

09-May-18

★★★★☆ = Quality release and suggested listening What’s it sound like? 80’s Low-key funk / r&b. Thoughts Show’s it’s age at times but this is top notch songwriting, has a chill purple-one vibe to the tracks at time. This is the first album I listened to of hers but the songs are generally sparse: synth, […]

Everything But The Girl – Eden

04-Apr-18

⭐⭐⭐ A great record and one hell of a debut album. Tracey Thorn’s lyrics are wise beyond her years, singing all too relatable tales of heartbreak and troubled relationships. The bossa nova instrumentation is distinct, I can’t say I’ve heard much else like this 30+ years later. More Info: https://www.discogs.com/Everything-But-The-Girl-Eden/release/372059 Listen! Spotify: Youtube:

Orange Juice – Texas Fever

20-Mar-18

⭐⭐ OK but falls short of their early catalog. More Info: https://www.discogs.com/Orange-Juice-Texas-Fever/release/383225 Listen! Spotify: Youtube: