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Hollie Cook at the Nectar Lounge, Seattle | 21 October 2014

I wasn’t sure what to expect seeing Hollie Cook at the Nectar Lounge earlier this week. 350 more words

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Epilogue: The specials

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a popular and beloved children’s TV series is, at some point, going to spawn offshoots. Since the universe inexplicably continues to fail at taking up my idea of a DI Bones spinoff–just like… 2,355 more words

Stupid Deaths

INTERVIEW: The Specials (UK), April 2012

To this day, I count this feature as one of the best I’ve ever written. It was easily the best feature I’d done up to this point, and one of my favourite interviews I’ve had the pleasure of doing over the six or so years I’ve been doing them. 1,428 more words

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Rormix Picks #12

Whilst I’m busy soldiering on with life, listening endlessly to submissions then finding I’ve run out of time to anything, I’m thankful for when a Tuesday rolls around and I can hand everything over to  701 more words

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Noise to Note! #64

Ska music is lively and upbeat. So it is kind of funny that some of the members of Fun Boy Three (a band with the 3 fun guys and a small orchestra) are from well-known ska band, The Specials. 120 more words

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spirit of '77, Oct 2 show

Ah, yes, I’m a tad late getting this segment together. A bit of The Specials, UB40, OMD, The Clash, and a couple other tracks–maybe 25 min. 52 more words

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