Monthly Archives: July 2010


L is away up north for a hen weekend. A weekend which I’m told will be full of fun and adventure, knowing quite a few of the girlies that are going what that really means is eating far too much, … Continue reading

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Just Because

This is absolutely fucking brilliant. Barcelona DJ John Talabot, takes one of my favourite moody tracks from the XX and turn it into a blissed out track to soundtrack the summer. I hope that this will be released on vinyl. … Continue reading

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It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

Today’s track comes courtesy of a remix project being performed on the material of Mount Kimbie. The track is lifted from the second remix 12″ and is a rather lovely techno mix of Vertical which actually compliments last week’s posting … Continue reading

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Wasted Little DJ’s

Sometimes music doesn’t have to be groundbreaking or upfront. Sometimes all you need is a bunch of teenagers in thrall so much to their heroes that they do a great impression of them. I first came across The View, one … Continue reading

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Belfast Again

I’ll be over the water for a couple of days. I will leave you with a track from a guy whose legendary grumpiness is what I aspire to. I won’t name him or the track as it would be a … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday

It’s L’s birthday today. So here is her favourite northern soul track which was also much loved by the Lanarkshire scootering fraternity. Happy Birthday auld yin Al Wilson – The Snake

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The Foundry Field Recordings

After yesterday’s little diatribe and last weeks moanings about the weather and the state of my automobile it is back to the music this week. The Foundry Field Recordings are another band who I first heard courtesy of KEXP and … Continue reading

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Proud To Be Scottish, By The Way

Like Tom Sheilds, this week I have had cause to feel proud of being Scottish. I am not a Nationalist, never have been and am certainly no fan of our First Minister or his Party, however the way that they … Continue reading

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The Outsider

I’ve had to reappraise this album recently. When I first heard it, I thought that it was ok, not being what I was expecting from Josh Davies. I played it a couple of times and duly forgot about it. However, … Continue reading

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It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

I’ve not been back up to speed this week as far as the blogging has been concerned only 2 posts since I got back, hopefully I will have gotten my shit together by the end of the weekend and will … Continue reading

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