Monthly Archives: March 2010

Am I Really Such A Sadsack? Part One

I stopped by Crying All The Way To The Chip Shop, where londonlee has posted a scene from one of my favourite films of my youth, Diner. In the scene, Shrevie is trying to explain, albeit rather scarily the merits … Continue reading

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Spring, My Arse!

We have about 4 bloody inches of snow lying outside the house, so much for turning the heating off. This is getting beyond a joke, it has been known,  for us to get the odd flurry of snow up here … Continue reading

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I Can’t Multi Task!

Not a lot of time for posting this week as L has decided to leave me and the boys for 4 days while she swans of to Dublin with work. I’ve said it before but I will repeat myself, I … Continue reading

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Brief Encounter

Another lovely bit of dub techno for a Sunday, don’t worry this is not going to turn into a regular feature, the track just fits the way I’m feeling at the moment. I say dub techno,  but the track has … Continue reading

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Just Because

This came on the ipod the other day and it’s a great, building, deep house track which samples Loleatta Holloway’s brilliant Love Sensation Simon Says – Simon’s Track

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Never Never

I was watching Synth Britannia on BBC 4 last night. I missed it the first time around. I have to admit that I wasn’t a big fan of a lot of it. I really liked Gary Numan and John Foxx … Continue reading

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It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

Back again to 1988, there really were quite a number of very good house records produced in the early days, I still have quite a few that I want to post. So if you are beginning to get bored with … Continue reading

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Sophisticated Boom Boom

Back over the water for a couple of days tomorrow, so no posts ’til Friday. Here is a little bit of The Shangri-Las to keep you going The Shangri-Las – Sophisticated Boom Boom

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Why Would You Do It?

Last Wednesday I saw SLF for the second time in 3 years, they did not seem quite as tight as they had on the previous occasion, but that may just have been due to my expectations being raised by the … Continue reading

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The Killing

I know very little about Gorodisch, other than it is the alias of , one Stephen Cracknell who also records under the name The Memory band. Gorodisch has released tracks on mid to late 90’s Bristol based beatz label Cup … Continue reading

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