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8/12/2014 TKS Presents: 'Apache Beat' tracklist

The last live show of 2014 featured examples of what Klaus Dinger of Neu! and La Dusseldorf called the ‘Apache beat’, but which is more commonly known as the ‘Motorik’, 4/4, sounds heading not for a bridge, but down the highway with no end in sight (Europe Endless, or America Endless, or, stretching the imagination somewhat, UK Endless!), just keep on driving…….Considering it’s popular perception, largely based on… 411 more words

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"Il rock è obsoleto", parola di Jah Wobble nel lontano 1978

“Rock is obsolete,” says Wobble. “But it’s our music, our basic culture. People thought we were gonna play reggae, but we ain’t gonna be no GT Moore and The Reggae Guitars or nothing. 16 more words
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LIVE: JAH WOBBLE's INVADERS OF THE HEART, Hebden Bridge Trades Club, 7th Nov 2014

It’s been 20 odd years since the last outing of Jah Wobble’s Invaders, with tonight being one of a mere handful of gigs. Originally planned to coincide with a new album of covers and the forthcoming Redux Box Set (now expected in the New Year) they now serve as something of a live prelude to both. 658 more words

Music

Why the Muse is Hovering Over Television

I read the following quote by bassist Jah Wobble today:

To be honest I am turned on more by the renaissance that has taken place in  USA TV and the TV of some European countries over the last few years. 403 more words

... you got what you wanted

Hello. Hello. Hello. Hello. Hello. Hello.

I have to admit that I find Mr Lydon rather tiresome these days.  He has become a kind of caricature of himself, continually spouting the same old same old to underpin his persona, although he did do a few good shows as a guest presenter on 6Music a few years back.   140 more words