Staff Picks: August

America Give Up

James Brightman Senior Contributor Artist: Eugene McGuinness Album: The Invitation to the Voyage Comments: Inspired by 60s music, fashion and sensibilities (combined with an uncaring 21st century brutality), Eugene McGuinness’ second solo album is frighteningly brilliant. Complete with artery-severing hooks and toe-tapping interludes, The Invitation to the Voyage is a dream in a plastic case. [...]

Video: Eugene McGuinness – ‘Blue Jeans’ (Lana Del Rey Cover)

Eugene McGuinness

Check out this surging rendition of Lana Del Rey’s ‘Blue Jeans’ by rising indie rocker, Eugene McGuinness. As the day of release for McGuinness’ new album The Invitation to the Voyage draws ever closer, fans have been treated to a number of cover versions and remixes to keep them satiated. This version of ‘Blue Jeans’ [...]