NO ENCORE #087 | Smith Outta Luck

NO ENCORE returns from a successful Galway encounter only to be met with a wild news agenda that honestly feels like we decided to make the whole thing up at the last minute.

There’s also a report from Tandem Felix‘s triumphant return to the live scene, and the contemplative sophomore effort from Sam Smith to contemplate.


ACT ONE: Alternate takes on roving reporter David Anthony Tapley’s stage presence.

ACT TWO: All the news that’s fit to ramble about from Taylor Swift going after a blogger to Bono’s intriguing investment plan to the long-awaited musical return of Paris Hilton.

ACT THREE: Songs of the Week unites Chromeo, The Juan Maclean, Miguel, Angel Olsen and a surprise return from The Wombats.

ACT FOUR: Emotions run high as Sam Smith’s The Thrill of it All goes up for review.

EXIT MUSIC: Angeo – ‘Dark Silverlining’