Monthly Archives: February 2012

Mobile Phones

What is it about some people that they cannot seem to function unless they’ve got their mobile phone switched on. I’m so sick of being on planes watching people who think that the instructions regarding when to switch on or … Continue reading

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Ellipsis

Here is a rather funky piece of cross over soul from 1976 to start off the week. The track was saved from obscurity by Fryer and Ian Wright and released as a 12″ single on their Soul Spectrum label, a … Continue reading

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Allo Darlin’ @ The Captain’s Rest

L and I went to see Allo Darlin’ last Monday, a gig that we were looking forward to as the last time we saw them in the same venue, The Captain’s Rest, they were thoroughly entertaining and a good night … Continue reading

Posted in Maple Leaves, The Darlings, The Jezabels | 1 Comment

Today’s track is another one of those “what the fuck is that?” moments that happened quite often in the early 90s. Unfortunately I can’t remember the last time I had one of those, either I’m getting old or nothing is … Continue reading

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When I Woke Up This Morning

Keeping with the retro vibe. Here is a frantic paced piece of Hammond driven Garage Rock from the first album from The Come Ons. The Come Ons – When I Woke Up This Morning

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Proper R&B

I’ve been sitting on this for a few weeks. Not sure why just never really felt like the right time The first time I heard this I thought that it was an old R&B number that I had never heard … Continue reading

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I’m sure it will be the same for most of the people who read this blog that certain songs transport you back to another time as soon as you hear them and others remind you of places , your bedroom … Continue reading

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