Category Archives: The Fall

Just Because . . .

We haven’t had any for a while. The Fall – Nate Will Not Return Good, isn’t it?

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Lazy Week pt3

The Fall have picked some songs to cover which at first glance induce a shudder of absolute incredulity, for example Black Night by Deep Purple, sometimes they work wonderfully as in the sublime cover of Lost In Music at other … Continue reading

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Lazy Week pt 1

Right, I have a really shit week ahead. End of year review today and three days in the smoke to look forward to. So I have decided to do a week of original songs that were either covered by the … Continue reading

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Enough Is Enough

Well Smith has done it once more in Edinburgh, took the piss out of the people he makes a living from and sadly I was there to see it again. The venue was busy, busier than I had expected and … Continue reading

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A Full Gig This Time Please

I’m off to see the Fall tonight. The first time since last April when Smith decided that we didn’t deserve a full gig for our money. So I am more than a little anxious about tonight as it is also … Continue reading

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Repackage, Reissue, Ripoff

This week saw the repackaging of all the albums of my favourite band of the 80s and also the back catalogue of another group from that period who, seemingly,  if you believe what you read single handedly changed the music … Continue reading

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Good News, For Some Anyway

There has been quite a smattering of Fall things floating about recently, not least over at The Bagging Area, with two posts featuring the dulcet tones of Mr  Smith in two days. The gruppe were playing as part of the … Continue reading

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"If You’re Gonna Play It Out Of Tune, Play It Out Of Tune Properly" pt 8

Right, I think that Ctel has had a long enough respite from the joyous racket that is The Fall, the greatest band in the world! Time to get back to the series that introduces you to the delights of  Mark … Continue reading

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"If You’re Gonna Play It Out Of Tune, Play It Out Of Tune Properly" pt 7

I had kind of forgotten about this series (thank god, I hear Ctel mutter) until last night but thought that it was a bit slack stopping at 6 when there are oh so many more songs which the Fall have … Continue reading

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It’s My Birthday And I’ll Post What I Want To

Another year older! Happy St George’s Day English people. The Fall – Ltfe Just Bounces

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