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Coincidence No. 402

I’m sitting listening to Let the Record Show (the Dexys LP of 2016, their versions of Irish standards) whilst doing my 2015-16 accounts (close to the wire as usual). 216 more words

Reflections

Playlist, Dec 22 2016

A few favourites from 2016, some new releases and rarities…

DEAD MAN WINTER  Destroyer  ‘Furnace’  (GNDWire)

Feature rarity: THE BIG GERANIUMS  1. Home Again  2. Ship Sink Down  3.  211 more words

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Rebel yell: how the Irish dominated British rock music

From The Beatles to The Pogues, Oasis and The Smiths, musicians of Irish descent played a key role in UK scene, writes Johnny Rogan.

British pop music has been celebrated around the world for decades and rightly so.  135 more words

ALBUM REVIEW: LET THE RECORD SHOW: DEXYS DO IRISH AND COUNTRY SOUL

Anyone who listened to music in the eighties would certainly have a soft spot for the pleading beauty of Kevin Rowland and Dexy’s Midnight Runners’ monster radio hit, ‘Come On Eileen… 607 more words

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Five Cool Ones: Five Cool "Covers" Albums

Albums consisting entirely of songs made famous by someone else can be decidedly hit or miss affairs. When an actor like William Shatner gives birth to a record of space related songs on the horribly named  1,016 more words

Playlist, July 28 2016

RYAN HARVEY, ANI DIFRANCO & TOM MORELLO  Old Man Trump  single  (Firebrand)

Feature rarity:  DENNY GERRARD  1  True Believer  2  Rough Stuff  3  Autumn Blewn  4  Atmosphere  … 180 more words

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