Music Review: Various artists – Real Ibiza Volume 8

This review was originally published on The Doughnut.   If you’re thinking “Ibiza? Ugh, no thanks!” and expecting loud, raucous rave and trashy pop – think again. This is a collection of (mostly) chilled-out Jazz blended with subtle, unobtrusive grooves creating some enchanting – but never boring – tracks to relax and mellow out to.… Read More Music Review: Various artists – Real Ibiza Volume 8

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Book Review: My Trade: A Short History of British Journalism by Andrew Marr

My Trade: A Short History of British Journalism by Andrew Marr My rating: 4 of 5 stars Andrew Marr’s book (which is anything but short with 385 pages of dense text) is a surprisingly enjoyable journey into not just the history of British Journalism but also a good treatise of what makes the British Press… Read More Book Review: My Trade: A Short History of British Journalism by Andrew Marr

Music Review: Lola L’amour – Are You Looking For Love?

This review was originally published on The Doughnut.   A provocative title from a provocative lady who flirts with you with her eyes and her body as much as with her sultry, smokey voice. This Jazz Lady par excellance, recreating original songs in the tradition of Peggy Lee and Doris Day, is a delight to… Read More Music Review: Lola L’amour – Are You Looking For Love?