Articles by David Spencer

Tracy Chapman - Our Bright Future (Atlantic Records)

Alice Russell - Pot of Gold (Littlepoppet)

Brighton's Levellers celebrate 20 years with UK tour

The Tunics - The Cost of Living (Manta Ray)

Gabriella Cilmi - Lessons To Be Learned (Island)

Raphael Saddiq - Love That Girl (Sony BMG)

Boy Least Likely To - The First Snowflake (Too Young To Die)

Albums of 2008

Jem - Down To Earth (Dramatico)

Shirley Lee - Shirley Lee (Missing Page)

The Fray - You Found Me (RCA)

The Trews - No Time For Later (Bumstead)

Annie Lennox - Shining Light (RCA)

Will Young - Let It Go (RCA)

David Archuleta - David Archuleta (RCA)

David Guetta - Every Time We Touch (Angel)

T-Pain - Can't Believe It (Sony BMG)

The Phantom Band - Checkmate Savage (Chemikal Underground)


Alele Diane - To Be Still (Names)

New Rhodes - Everybody Loves A Scene (Saltycat)

The Boy Least Likely To - Every Goliath Has Its David / Balloon On A Broken String (Too Young To Die)

The Boy Least Likely To - The Law Of The Playground (Too Young To Die)

Iain Archer - To The Pine Roots (Black Records)

Reel Big Fish - Lemon Grove, Exeter University (23/02/2009)

White Lies - Farewell To The Fairground (Polydor)

Keane - Better Than This (Island)

Tom Fuller Band - Abstract Man (Redcap)

Steven Wilson - Insurgentes (Snapper)

The Bluetones - Expecting To Fly (CommercialMarketing)

Manchester Orchestra - Mean Everything To Nothing (Columbia)

Paul Carrack - No Doubt About It (Carrack-UK)

Rewind: Pet Shop Boys

John Legend - Everybody Knows (Sony)

The Boy Least Likely To - Cargo, London (26/03/2009)

Ben's Brother - Battling Giants (Flat Cap Records)

Benjamin Taylor - The Legend of Kung Folk Part 1 (Iris)

Recession - good for business?

Pet Shop Boys - Yes (EMI)

M83 - Graveyard Girl (Mute)

Alain Clark - Live It Out (Warners)

Progressive rockers Asia set to tour the UK

Gavin DeGraw - Free (Sony)

Australian Pink Floyd - Oxford New Theatre, London (14/04/2009)

Can't Buy Me Love: The Beatles and consumer society

Maria Taylor - Lady Luck (Nettwerk)

Ella Montclare

Eg White - Adventure Man (Parlophone)

Jersey Budd - Wonderlands (Bandstocks)

You Me At Six - Finders Keepers (Slamdunk)

Little Boots - Hands (679/Atlantic)

The Pretenders - Best/Break Up The Concrete (Rhino)

MPs' Expenses - Are We All White Than White?

Tori Amos - Abnormally Attracted To Sin (Island)

Enter Shikari - Common Dreads (Ambush Reality)

James Grant - Strange Flowers (Vertical Records)

Mat Kearney - City Of Black And White (Sony)

Stereophonics - Rivermead, Reading (11/06/2009)

Bombay Bicycle Club - Dust On The Ground (Island)

George Harrison - Let It Roll (EMI)

Jeff Wayne's War of the Worlds - 02, London (21/06/2009)

Paper Route - Absence (Universal)

The Rumble Strips - Welcome To the Walk Alone (Island)

Maxwell - Black Summer's Night (Columbia)

Madison Violet - No Fool For Trying (True North)

The Boxer Rebellion - Union (Own Label)

Survive Atlantica - I Woke The Devil (A Wolf At Your Door Records)

Slipknot release debut album special edition

Bastila - Bastila (Sunday Best)

Justin Currie - A Wasted Genius?

Arctic Monkeys - Humbug (Domino)

Justin Currie - A Wasted Genius?

U2 - Wembley Stadium, London (15/08/2009)

You Me At Six - Kiss And Tell (Slamdunk)

Muse - Uprising (Warners)

Colin Pollock - Long Gone (SR)

Bombay Bicycle Club - Magnet (Island)

frYars - Dark Young Hearts (Bandstocks)

Hockey - Song Away (EMI)

Phantom Limb - Phantom Limb (Naim Edge)

Ingrid Michaelson - Everybody (Cabin 24)

Ben's Brother - Stalemate (Island)

Spandau Ballet

Jon Allen - Union Chapel, London (14/10/2009)

Will Young - Hits (BMG)

Spandau Ballet - London's O2 Arena (21/10/2009)

Howie Beck - How To Fall Down In Public (13 Cloud Records)

Robbie Williams - Reality Killed The Video Star (EMI)

Paul Carrack - Reading Hexagon (14/11/2009)

Michael Buble - Crazy Love (Warner)

Arctic Monkeys - Wembley Arena (17/11/2009)

Will Young - Hammersmith Apollo (21/11/2009)

Alicia Keys tour announced

Norah Jones - Chasing Pirates (EMI)

Arctic Monkeys - Cornerstone (Domino)

Daniel Merriweather ft. Adele - Water And A Flame (BMG)

Good Shoes - Under Control (Brille)

Glee The Music - Glee Cast (Sony)

John Mayer - Heartbreak Warfare (Columbia)

Kim Richey - Wreck Your Wheels (Lojinx)

Justin Currie - The Great War (Rykodisc)

Avi Buffalo - Avi Buffalo (Sub Pop)

Two Door Cinema Club - You're So Stubborn (Kitsune)

Lady Antebellum - London's Shepherd's Bush Empire (11/08/2010)

Thea Gilmore - Murphy's Heart (Fullfill)

Beth Hart - My California (Mascot Records)

K's Choice - Echo Mountain (Sony)

Train - Shepherd's Bush Empire (25/10/2010)