Cila Warncke


Interviews


Union Of Knives - Interview

Union Of Knives

Glaswegian musician Chris Gordon talks to Cila Warncke about the return of his electronic project Union of Knives after an absence of almost fifteen years.


Jenny Wilson - Interview

Jenny Wilson

Swedish electro songstress Jenny Wilson talks to Cila Warncke about confronting the shattering reality of sexual violence and finding reasons to hope on her new album 'Exorcism'.


Lilly Hiatt - Interview

Lilly Hiatt

Lily Hiatt's third album has won praise for its country-rock blend. Cila Warncke gets to know her through the medium of her favourite listening for different frames of mind.


Lost Brothers - Interview

Lost Brothers

Country-tinged Irish duo The Lost Brothers talk to Cila Warncke about desert rambles, cheap guitars and the places they call home.


Lost Brothers - Interview

Lost Brothers

Cila Warncke chats to Oisin Leech from Dublin-based Americana duo the Lost Brothers about their just released fourth album, 'News Songs of Dawn and Dust'

More Interviews

Wedding Present - Interview with David Gedge Wedding Present - Interview with David Gedge

Lost Brothers - Interview Lost Brothers

Trembling Blue Stars - Interview with Bobby Wratten Trembling Blue Stars - Interview with Bobby Wratten

Wilby - Interview Wilby

Cinerama - Interview Cinerama

Spanish Amanda - Interview Spanish Amanda

Arco - Interview Arco








Profiles




How Music Journalism Can Fight Misogyny

In light of Marilyn Manson's downfall, Cila Warncke asks what music journalism can do to fight misogyny.


Production Crew Confront Covid - One Year On

Production Crew Confront Covid

Last April Cila Warncke for an article at Pennyblackmusic spoke to several people who worked in production and behind the scenes in music about the devastating impact that the Coronavirus crisis was starting to have on them. A year on she revisits them and others in the same situation to find out where they are now.

More Profiles

Miscellaneous - Top 10+1 Reasons Q was the Best Music Mag of its Generation Miscellaneous - Top 10+1 Reasons Q was the Best Music Mag of its Generation

Production Crew Confront Covid - Production Crew Confront Covid Production Crew Confront Covid - Production Crew Confront Covid

Harold F. Eggers - My Years with Townes Van Zandt: Music, Genius, and Rage Harold F. Eggers - My Years with Townes Van Zandt: Music, Genius, and Rage

Prince - And Getting Through This Thing Called Life Prince - And Getting Through This Thing Called Life

Jerry Lee Lewis - Jerry Lee Lewis Jerry Lee Lewis - Jerry Lee Lewis




Live Reviews


Cinerama - New York Knitting Factory, 21st May 2001


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Favourite Albums


Bobbie Gentry - The Delta Sweete

Bobbie Gentry

Cila Warncke examines Bobbie Gentry's striking 1968 album which showcases an unexpected diversity of country music.

More Favourite Albums

Gomez - Bring It On Gomez - Bring It On

House Of Love - The House of Love House Of Love - The House of Love

Spiritualized - Ladies and Gentlemen, We are Floating in Space Spiritualized - Ladies and Gentlemen, We are Floating in Space




Features




Denzil Watson

When chatting with a longstanding fellow writer for her 'A Life in Music' column, in which she talks to a different Pennyblack writer about the impact on music on their lives, Cila Warncke discovers that Denzil Watson doubled as a gigging musician in Sheffield and Lincolnshire.




Andrew Twambley

In her series, 'A Life in Music', in which she speaks to Pennyblackmusic staff about how music has affected and influenced them, Cila Warncke talks to our photographer and writer Andrew Twambley .

More Features

Lisa Torem - A LIfe in Music Lisa Torem - A LIfe in Music

Eoghan Lyng - A Life in Music Eoghan Lyng - A Life in Music

Fiona Hutchings - A Life in Music Fiona Hutchings - A Life in Music

Nicky Crewe - A Life in Music Nicky Crewe - A Life in Music

Miscellaneous - Ten Songs That Made Me Love... Miscellaneous - Ten Songs That Made Me Love...




Reviews


Throwing Muses - Sun Racket

Throwing Muses

Ever-fresh nostalgia on first album in seven years from influential alt. rock group Throwing Muses


Josh Rouse - Love in the Modern Age

Josh Rouse

Twelfth album from Nebraskan folk-pop singer Josh Rouse which takes a wrong turn around 1985

More Reviews

Dean Owens - Southern Wind Dean Owens - Southern Wind

John Oates - Arkansas John Oates - Arkansas

Shovels and Rope - Swimmin' Time Shovels and Rope - Swimmin' Time

Orb - History of the Future Orb - History of the Future

Foghorn Leghorn - Not Before Time Foghorn Leghorn - Not Before Time

Editors - The Weight of Your Love Editors - The Weight of Your Love

Pulp - Live in London 1991 Pulp - Live in London 1991

Lost Brothers - The Passing of the Night Lost Brothers - The Passing of the Night

Spiritualized - Sweet Heart, Sweet Light Spiritualized - Sweet Heart, Sweet Light

Brighter - Singles 1989 - 1992 Brighter - Singles 1989 - 1992