Ellie Goulding – Only Girl (Cover)

Despite there being something about Ellie Goulding that I don’t quite like (perhaps it’s as I’ve known about her for quite some time now as I was getting the press releases before she made it ‘big’ ), I have to say, I absolutely ADORE her version of Rihanna’s Only Girl, recorded as part of the […]

Scissor Sisters – All The Lovers (Country Cover of Kylie)

Stumbled across this Radio One Live Lounge performance of Scissor Sisters performing a cover version of Kylie’s latest fab tune, All The Lovers, and I absolutely love it! Off to see Scissor Sisters tonight, can’t wait – very VERY excited!! Always a great night, and I’m smitten with a good three out of the four […]

Florence and the Machine and Billy Bragg – Fairytale of New York

My favourite Christmas song, and I think they’ve done a grand version of it – I especially liked the introduction of the harp to the piece. Recorded specially for Rob Da Bank’s Radio One show. Although it lacks the chemistry, passion and humour that is in the original, I think that, taken as a mellowed […]

Robbie Williams – Electric Proms (trailer)

Rather liking the trail spot for Robbie Williams’ spot on the BBC Electric Proms schedule! For UK readers, the gig will be broadcast from 7pm on Radio One on the night  (Tuesday 20th October 2009), and will be shown on BBC Two shortly afterwards (on the Tuesday). The gig will stay available via BBC iPlayer/ […]