Sticking my neck out

Well, it’s nearly the end of the year, so I thought I’d mention my musical tips for 2005. I predict big things for Bloc Party (recent single Helicopter had a lot going for it) and Leeds band Kaiser Chiefs, whose recent single I Predict a Riot attracted a lot of attention.

Well, I was right about Franz Ferdinand and Keane! Well, actually, I was somewhat surpised that a couple of bands that I liked so much appealed to a wider audience, because that hardly ever happens….