BagThing’s Best Albums Of 2020

We're almost there! To say 2020 has been a tough year would be the mother of all understatements but we're at the finish line and Christmas (even with the limitations) was still fun. One thing that wasn't rubbi... Read More...

Isolation Blues #7

We're back! Just when you thought things might get better they haven't (except perhaps for the removal of 'The Orange One' across the pond) and so here we are again, back in Lockdown. And with that we have a ne... Read More...

Isolation Blues #6

Welcome to the latest edition of 'Isolation Blues'. Here are some of the tracks that have gotten us through the last few weeks. There are seven standard categories (based around the stages of grief) and we've s... Read More...

Isolation Blues #5

Welcome to the latest edition of 'Isolation Blues'. Here are some of the tracks that have gotten us through the last seven days. There are seven standard categories (based around the stages of grief) and we've ... Read More...

Isolation Blues #3

Welcome to the latest edition of our new regular feature 'Isolation Blues' whereby we post a playlist of some tracks we've been listening to in the last week that have helped to navigate through this strange ne... Read More...
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Weekly Preview // 04.07-10.07

The various summer sporting tournaments are hotting up and reaching the business end of their programmes, so this week is the final countdown, as Europe once sang. It's an appropriate song in other ways, of cou... Read More...
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Review // Avec Sans @ Night & Day Cafe

Words by Thomas Frodsham If you're after a refreshing new act to spice up your playlist then check out Avec Sans and their new album, Heartbreak Hi. They're the next big thing in synth pop. You heard it here... Read More...
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Weekly Preview // 20.06-26.06

It's Glasto week, hence the heavens have heaved open. Yes, you heard it here first, we can blame the Eavises for the meteorological state of affairs. But for us mere mortals unblessed by their ticketing system,... Read More...