I can still hear some pop... popular musics, and aftershocks...
As regular visitors to the BowieNet message boards will already know, David returned to the Bowie forum yesterday in a flurry of activity which resulted in sixteen postings from him and more general activity from the members than we've seen for the past 200 years!
Primarily he was recommending Funeral by
Here's one of Sailor's entries from yesterday regarding The Arcade Fire:
THERE'S NOTHING ELSE TO SAY.
'THE ARCADE FIRE' HAVE THE ALBUM OF THE YEAR.
You must, simply must,
It's called 'FUNERAL' (Merge Records) and nothing else (and yes, I've heard the new U2) comes close.
(Well, maybe 'Secret Machines' and their CD 'Now Here Is Nowhere)
OK, OK, . .. I'm doing my diary about them both and some others, a sort of year end round up.
If you're a BowieNet member and you've not yet read Sailor's messages, click on either of the CDs above to get to the Bowie forum. Once there, you can also search username Sailor to see exactly what the man with impeccable taste has been posting.