It was good to see the Brits back in full flow last night, especially the sets and effects which have to make this, at least visually, the best Awards Show in the world. Stand-out for me last night was Liam Gallagher – not only a great performance of a debut track, but how on earth did they do that with those lasers!?
Of course, the headlines today are all about Adele ‘scooping the pool’ and the new non-gendered categories. But it’s amazing how, in making their woke points, the mainstream media virtually ignore what the awards are actually for – the music. It is also somewhat ironic that in highlighting the fact that the award categories did not reflect gender in any way, shape or form, the likes of the Grauniad still had to stress, very pointedly, that more categories were won by female artists than male. Continue Reading