Going For A Song: ‘Always Up’

Low – Always Up

My younger self would lament the fact, but due to the way I now find out about and then listen to music, new albums take their time to filter through to me, and I’m usually a year behind in my listening. This meant, when I started thinking about what albums I most enjoyed this year, I found the majority were pre-2018.

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Going For A Song: ‘To Know Your Mission’

Jens Lekman – To Know Your Mission

My album of 2017 is Jen’s Lekman’s Life Will See You Now.

I was going to write a blog post saying why. This blog post would have encompassed All Tomorrow’s Parties 2008; ideals that could never be kept and that, I believed, weren’t meant to be; growing older; a brief nod to the excellent production on the record by Ewan Pearson; all backed up by quotes pulled from Jens’s commentary about the album. But I run out of time. So sorry, you’ll just have to take it on trust – it’s a great album.