Monthly Archives: May 2010

The Come Ons

Here’s a little bit of 60’s Motown and Hammond organ inspired indie from Detroit. Although grouped in with the likes of the White Stripes and the Von Bondies, I suspect due to the the fact that they were from the … Continue reading

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Bank Holidays In Days Of Yore

Way back in the mists of time when I was a teenager,  Bank Holiday weekends meant endurance tests. As part of a scooter club you were expected to go on scooter runs. There were a series of National events organised … Continue reading

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Dennis Hopper 1936 – 2010

Dennis Hopper, one of my favourite actors died today from prostate cancer at the age of 74. Go easy Dennis  Kathryn Williams – The Ballad Of Easy Rider

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Kid Canaveral

I think that my muse has packed a rucksack and fucked off for the bank holiday weekend. In the meantime, here is a track by the best band in St Andrews Kid Canaveral – Smash Hits

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It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

I was at a loss as to what kind of track to play this week, as, although I’m never bored with “dance music”,  as in the 80s and 90s big bass and 4/4 beats definition of the term, it was … Continue reading

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Luton

Oh Joy! King Creosote – So Forlorn

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Part Time Rock Star, Full Time Legend!

Another busy week ahead, down south in Englandshire for 3 days. So no posts either Wednesday or Thursday. Swiss Adam posted a Pete Wylie track the other day and I think  it’s about time for more from the “part time … Continue reading

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