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Madonna and biography

Berfrois have a short article, by Masha Tupitsyn, that explores the connections between Madonna’s music and personal biography. At least that is my reading of it. The piece explores the connections between Madonna’s music and the author’s emotional memory’s. it … Continue reading

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A piece on Ivor Novello musicals

There is a really nice piece on Ivor Novello and his musicals in The Guardian. He is a really interesting character. Perhaps most famous today because of the annual Ivor Novello songwriting awards. I use a load of images of … Continue reading

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My review of Jarvis Cocker’s book Mother, Brother, Lover: selected lyrics

In his new book of selected lyrics Jarvis Cocker tells us that he was a keen pop star but something of a reluctant lyricist. This collection shows how he honed his craft through his days at Pulp and into his … Continue reading

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