Help!: A Day in the Life

This is an archived post from Wishes on Eyelashes, a previous incarnation of this site. Recorded in a single day on September 9th, this is much more than a charity record. Back in 1995 the concept was easy: Get together a bunch of rare / live songs from the era’s most popular artists, put them … Read more

Robbie Williams – Intensive Care

This is an archived post from Wishes on Eyelashes, a previous incarnation of this site. Robbie thinks his new album is intellectual. It’s not. Neither is it very good. After the incredibly successful Escapology was finished, Sony offered Robbie Williams and partner Guy Chambers a lucrative contract to write exclusively for them. Robbie took £80million, … Read more

Starsailor – On The Outside

This is an archived post from Wishes on Eyelashes, a previous incarnation of this site. The most under-rated, over-hyped band of the new century finally fulfil their potential. Back in 2000 when NME declared Starsailor the saviours of British guitar music, the sky looked the limit for the Lancashire boys. The much-anticipated ‘Fever’ was soon … Read more

McFly – Wonderland

This is an archived post from Wishes on Eyelashes, a previous incarnation of this site. It’s clear to see what the young McFly sprites have aimed at in their second album, and in places it works. The success of ‘All About You’ (included here), in conjunction with its Comic Relief connections, opened Mcfly up to … Read more