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Tell Me When My Light Turns Green

Listen to: Tell Me When My Light Turns Green (John Peel Session) HERE

Sheffield

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

Playlists

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

Music

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