For the next instalment of ‘The Books that Made Me’, Jennifer Goodier uses Deborah Levy’s Hot Milk to explain how relating personally to literary characters goes beyond just seeing parallels between their lives and yours. Her deep connection with Levy’s characters is powerful and real because it is based on emotion and learning to grow from emotional experience.
“This album presents everything that is typical of dodie, namely her soft, harmonious voice and her raw articulation of emotion, brought to a crescendo in a collection of songs which she herself professes to be ‘unstable’ but ‘honest.'” Jennifer Goodier reviews Dodie’s new album ‘Build a Problem’.
Jennifer Goodier reviews Twenty One Pilots’ new album.
Jennifer Goodier uncovers some hidden gems to liven up your Christmas playlist.
Whether you feel like having a cry, reminiscing on old times, lying in the sun or having your own personal dance party, never be without the perfect playlist for your mood.
Jennifer Goodier looks back at the 2006 Oscar winning film Das Leben Der Anderen using it to look forwards into our future.
Part 6 of a mini series sharing the songs that have been keeping us going through this peculiar time.