Sandy McLelland – Cross the Line – all the stars review

Sandy McLelland new album Cross the Line

I don’t look forward to anything, not even my morning coffee. Expectations of the worst sort. Bitter. Expensive. Slightly off cream. Slightly off soy milk. Frequently, no matter which direction things turn in, it’s best to have low expectations. I know people who tell me to have no expectations. In their eyes, I’m practically a… Continue reading Sandy McLelland – Cross the Line – all the stars review

Review of Sakura by Big Deal

Another review – have a read! 8.5 Big Deal Sakura EP TwitterPinterestPocketReddiFacebooEm In this world of Tumblrs and selfies, it’s quick and easy to display emotions. Not quite as simple to find something that stands out, rings true. One in the morning then, facing down the rest of the night, of life, should be the… Continue reading Review of Sakura by Big Deal

Which song?

What song makes you think of Access All Areas? TotallyBooked chose this one: The Killers Which one would you pick? TotallyBooked photo

YouTube – the real Alice Severin

Now there’s a YouTube channel. I’ve put together a playlist of nearly all the songs mentioned in Access Restricted. It’s for fun and curiosity. There will be one for Access All Areas soon as well. Turn it up! Alice Severin’s YouTube

Access Restricted – a fan review

Access Restricted by Alice Severin

Tristan Hunter, rock star. Lily Taylor, rock journalist. Fasten your seat belts. Lily Taylor has been reporting on the music scene for years now. But when she met Tristan Hunter, the devastatingly sexy rock star with a wild past, she wasn’t expecting the ride of her life. Now she’s been told to follow Tristan on… Continue reading Access Restricted – a fan review


Bowie did the impossible today and kept something this big under wraps in the music business. The new single is beautiful, strange. It has hints of some earlier work but has its own sound as well. Pacesetting, not copying. Reminding me there is always possibility.