John Mayer XO

Single review: John Mayer – ‘XO’

A cover of the recent Beyonce single and, though I enjoyed the original, this version from John Mayer is a big improvement, removing the drawl of the first take and giving it a more solid progression from verse to chorus, and his voice just suits the record more. ‘XO’ is still not the greatest song […]

Do I Wanna Know

This week’s new single releases (23rd June 2013)

My round up of the new singles available for digital download this week! Arctic Monkeys – ‘Do I Wanna Know?’ With its Fantasia-inspired video, ‘Do I Wanna Know?’ from the band’s upcoming fifth album, is both familiar and fresh sounding in equal measure. Clearly from the Sheffield band through its long, lumbering lyrical passages, but […]