Happy 2013 everyone. I hope you’ve all had a cracking Christmas break and that your return to work/uni/school isn’t too painful. It’s going to be an exciting year for me. In about five months I will have finished my university course and I’ll be out in the “real world” looking for someone to employ me. […]Read more "So This Is The New Year…"
I recently took a trip to Sweden with my band. Here are some pictures for you to ogle at, as well as a song that I listened to repeatedly whilst recovering from many crippling hangovers. I’d also like to take this opportunity to say a massive thank you to Emanuel, Kristofer, and of course, Maria. […]Read more "The Harrowing Adventures Of…"
A flash of light passes by the window every couple of meters. The carriage sways from side to side, and the airs warm smell is lingering. It sticks to the back of your throat and tastes like shit. “I fucking hate London.” One of the many ‘anti-South’ statements to come from Craig’s mouth. Jonny and […]Read more "Day Tripper"
My fingers are getting sore, I’ll be here for hours, I’m pretty sure the girl opposite is flirting. I can’t make my mind up, look at the records that flicker in front of me, or look at her. I commit to the music, I always do. Los Campesinos!, Local Natives, so many potential purchases within […]Read more "I Think the Record’s Stopped"
Monday night saw the worst rioting in living memory across the UK. In amongst the millions of pounds of damage was a Sony warehouse full of stock belonging to some of the finest independent labels this country has to offer. The list is endless and the loss is irreplaceable, however that doesn’t mean you can’t […]Read more "HELP THE HEROES of music"
Thats how old I am. You’d never have guessed it if you met me. I look at least 30 with my shaggy hair and bushy beard. Truth be told I don’t feel that age either. Twenty-four-and-a-bit years on this lonely planet and what have I got to show for it? Not much when I think […]Read more "Twenty-Four-and-a-Bit"
Here it is people, our brand new EP Matriarchs. Download it for FREE right now and spread the word. Just click the image below to start downloading your copy. Alternatively CLICK HERE. We hope you enjoy listening to it and we will see you all very soon. Much love Maps of Columbus.Read more "Maps of Columbus Free EP"
There’s only two days left until Matriarchs will be available for you lovely people to download. I hope you enjoyed watching Maps of Columbus Recording Matriarchs and if you haven’t seen it yet Click Here. I always find that looking back through the videos we have made provokes a strange feeling within. We aren’t even […]Read more "Practice Space"
Isn’t the internet wonderful? Where else can you watch video after video of pointless shit and class it as entertainment? Just the other day I was watching Tron Cat. It’s a video of a normal cat covered in glow sticks whilst a man sings tron cat, brilliant. The only thing better than wasting your time […]Read more "Another Stupid Video"