Apologies for my abandonment this past week, it's been hectic. I hope you're well.
Yesterday I went to London. It began with lunch at the NME office in the big IPC Media Tower. The views of London were impressive and the self-service beans were everything I'd hoped for and possibly more. I must make a note to arrange less meetings in pubs as the end of my third meeting and sixth drink in a relatively short space of time left me a little too perky and in danger of signing buskers. Some interesting conversations took place all the same and we'll be announcing two very exciting new Summer releases shortly. 2009 is definitely the year of the Big Scary Monster with our output of releases spiraling out of control. Brilliant sounding, delightfully packaged control. Still, what doesn't kill you...
Are you a fan of product placement? I do hope so. Here's a good one:
What's your favourite cheap cider?
If you'd like to click here, you will be able to view the above Kerrang feature in a size readable by the average human being, which is probably beneficial.
Next week we'll be announcing a new Wintermute / The Tupolev Ghost June tour and a long overdue new podcast episode will be hitting the iTunes shelves.
Come back soon. Much love