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Live Review: Wheatus (Southampton Talking Heads, 24/09/14)

“Hey guys. We’re just going to check that everything is working.”

It takes a lot of self confidence for Wheatus to open their 75-minute set with the closing minute of ‘Teenage Dirtbag’. 733 more words

What the fuck kinda

patronising bullshit is this?!

I’m all for picking up a book and learning something new, but this is just sad.
I could be old-fashioned, but I’m sure our elders deserve more after their patience with us when we were silly, little pants-shitting nonsense-machines. 98 more words

Real Talk

Radio XXV, side B, track 5: "A Little Respect" by erasure

Oh, erasure, I love you guys so much.  I loved “Chains Of Love” but the way I feel about “A Little Respect” goes way beyond love.  401 more words

Music

Top 50 Tracks of the 1980s: # 10-6

10. XTC, “Towers of London”
XTC might have been as big as The Police if Andy Partridge had wanted to be Sting. Of course, they were great because Partridge had no interest in being anyone but himself. 401 more words

Music

Erasure

Yes, that’s right. I said Erasure. I found myself sitting in my getting-hot car today because, A Little Respect had just come on the radio. I had to finish the song. 73 more words

Miscellany

Packing for #BlogHer13 (plus the very first ODNT Procrastination Video!)

pack·ing /’pak-ING/vacation preparation; the action or process of reminding me that I did not diet at all but rather somehow managed to gain weight prior to the aforementioned vacation and therefore can now be found crying, hiding and cursing audibly on the floor in the closet…

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Song of the Day, March 4: A Little Respect by Erasure

Today’s song is A Little Respect by Erasure. When it came to partnerships, the fourth time was the charm for Vince Clarke. He was the principle songwriter for the embryonic Depeche Mode on their debut album, … 228 more words

Song Of The Day