Dropkick – Patchwork

December 24, 2008 Garwood Pickjon 0

The ink hasn’t even dried after I’d finished writing about fellow Scotsman Mr. D’s debut Wings & Wheels (read the review somewhere around these pages), and in comes the 8th (!? … I must’ve been […]


Rob Smith – Trick Of The Light

December 22, 2008 Garwood Pickjon 0

Compiling particular tracks from each one of Rob Smith’s albums would’ve made one hell of a Beatles’64-‘65 tribute album. Trying to be even more precise, I’d say that it would be like a Scott-McCarl-fronted-Raspberries-doing-64/65-era-Beatles kind […]


Mike Badger – Country Side

December 15, 2008 Garwood Pickjon 0

Forever tagged as “The La’s founding member that didn’t stick around”, unlike the-other-one, Mike Badger keeps churning out all kinds of audio and visual arts on a pretty regular basis. Always steeped deep into the […]


Luke Jackson – … And Then Some

December 14, 2008 Garwood Pickjon 0

“Why not make an album with my favourite musicians on the planet?” was the question this Londoner and Svenska-pop aficionado asked himself. After years of virtual correspondence with former Beagle / Favorita band member Magnus […]