Monthly Archives: December 2013

I Suppose It’s Time

  The Christmas tree went up yesterday in our house. My only contribution,  as always was to make sure that it was plumb and put the fairy (angel) on top. L does the rest so well it would be churlish … Continue reading

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Mellow Sunday

  This is just beautiful  Bonnie Prince Billy – After I Made Love To You

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The Tracks Of My Year

  Right, it’s that time of the year again, below are the tracks that I have played and enjoyed the most this year. After compiling the list I was not in the least surprised that more than half of the … Continue reading

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It’s Friday . . . Let’s Dance

  What a difference a week makes this time last week I was feeling very smug having installed a new hard drive on my laptop all by myself. Alas it seems that a fucked hard drive was only part of … Continue reading

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Thirty Years Ago, Really!

  One of finest if not thee finest debut albums ever was released thirty years ago this year and tonight I am going to hear it live in it’s entirety for the first time in my life and I cannae … Continue reading

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Super Soakers

  I think that Baghdad Batteries is a bit of an underrated Orb album. It is not one that is often mentioned when people discuss Dr Alex’s output. It also has a bit of a misleading subtitle, “Orbsessions Vol 3” … Continue reading

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Happy

This made me smile today.

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Give Me Just A Little More Time

  Another piece of popular soul which reached number three in the UK charts in 1972. Some of you may know it from Kylie’s version from 1991 which made it one place higher in the charts. Chairmen of The Board … Continue reading

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Mellow Sunday

 How about a bit of KC doing Sinead doing Prince?  Lovely!  King Creosote – Nothing Compares To You

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On the Radio

I absolutely love this song but to my shame up until recently I didn’t really listen to the rest of an album, what a twat! As it is a rather fine album that deserved a lot more attention. Regina Spektor … Continue reading

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