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Fidelity Wars #120: Human Highway – “Duties Of A Lighthouse Keeper”

Seems Nicholas Thorburn has been more productive than I realized! Not only is he the frontman for the band Islands – which seems to release a new album about every other year on average – but he also been involved … Continue reading

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Fidelity Wars #116: Islands – “Tender Torture”

My feelings about the band Islands are mixed, as you could read here. They have some decent tunes with interesting lyrics and arrangements, but too many of their songs are lost in radio friendly mediocrity, and I still miss the … Continue reading

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Fidelity Wars #33: Ludacris – “Stand Up” (The Small Is Beautiful Remix)

From what I’ve understood, The Small Is Beautiful is the pseudonym for a solo hip-hop remix project by Jamie Thompson, former member of indie rock bands The Unicorns and Islands. He has released an online, free-to-download collection of his remixes, … Continue reading

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Islands Return To Oslo

I saw the band Islands live on Thursday at John Dee in Oslo. As most indie peeps should know, Islands formed as a response to the split-up of The Unicorns and contained two members from that trio – but Islands … Continue reading

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