#780 Madonna – Ray of Light

This is the singer’s seventh album, appearing after quite a gap in which she treaded water for a while releasing a compilation of ballads and the Evita soundtrack. It’s not the first where she self-consciously reinvents herself, borrowing and remoulding in her own image musical and cultural trends of the time (see also: Vogue from … Continue reading #780 Madonna – Ray of Light

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#386 DJ Shadow – The Private Press

It took me a while to find this CD, and I was beginning to wonder if I’d perhaps got rid of it in a fit of idiocy or if it was only on a wishlist and I’d imagined I owned it. This was because I was incorrectly looking under S for Shadow when in fact … Continue reading #386 DJ Shadow – The Private Press