Wed 31 Dec 2014

5 Favourites of 2014: Albums + Top 24 Tracks

Top 5 Albums of 2014 Ty Segall – Manipulator: Ty Segall stands tall as one-man-band heir to the Marc Bolan/T. Rex brand of boogied rock n’ roll, wringing the heck out of almost every instrment across the record, and tackling multiple roles... Read More
Wed 31 Dec 2014

5 Favourites of 2014: Web Reads

Top 5 Articles, Links, etc. The Ballad of Geeshie & Elvie: New York Times deep dive to find out the origins & identities of 2 female blues musicians from the earliest known recordings of American music. Thorough discussion of the beginning of... Read More
Wed 31 Dec 2014

5 Favourites of 2014: Podcast Episodes

Top 5 Favourite Podcast Episodes from 2014 Meet the Composer: John Luther Adams Music podcast interviewing contemporary composers, dissecting a piece of their music. This episode features composer John Luther Adams from Alaska, dissecting his expansive... Read More
Sat 08 Nov 2014

Digest: Adele's manager enters fray of Swift vs. Spotify (from The Guardian)

This week, Taylor Swift's battlecry against Spotify cast a tall shadow against subscription streaming, as artists rallied behind 2014's first platinum-selling act. Unfortunately, Swift's stance is founded on the flippant observation from her experience... Read More
Mon 27 Oct 2014

Rebuilding Patrick-Topping.com // Thanks for your patience!

Thanks for visiting my online portfolio & website! Currently, I am re-building patrick-topping.com on Shoutable, the web platform for artists & industry professionals that makes content creation & sharing easy. Once it is complete, I... Read More