Staff Picks: May


James Brightman Senior Contributor Artist: Paul Buchanan Album: Mid Air Comments: After an exemplary performance of the title track on Later…With Jools Holland, to say that I was looking forward to this album was an understatement. Now that I’ve got it, I can’t stop playing it. The album is like a series of black and [...]

Take a Listen: Jack White Covers U2′s “Love Is Blindness”


Jack White has put his unique spin on U2′s “Love Is Blindness” for Q Magazine’s 20th-anniversary tribute to U2′s Achtung Baby. White’s version debuted on BBC Radio 2 on Monday. Now, we wouldn’t say that White’s version of the song is better than the original, but this bluesy-rock rendition is definitely worth a listen. Check [...]