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Squeeze / John Cooper Clarke – Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Dr John Cooper Clarke was already halfway down Beasley Street by the time I rocked up at the Liverpool Phil on Monday night.

The legendary wordsmith is as much a stand-up comic these days, his one-liners and winning anecdotes soon banishing thoughts of my nightmarish drive into the city. 1,298 more words


Cradle to the Grave - Squeeze

The band, Squeeze released their first studio album in 17 years, Cradle to the Grave in the UK on October 2nd. According to The Guardian… 53 more words


New release - Squeeze: Cradle to the Grave

“Cradle to the Grave” is the fourteen Squeeze studio album, first one in 17 years. Squeeze is on the music scene since 1974, and had many incarnations since then, the last reunion happened in 2007, with the only two original members, Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook… 29 more words

September Diversions

September 2015: a particularly good month for conkers.

A month of wet weeks and surprisingly balmy weekends. A day trip to Whitstable saw unexpected high temperatures – ideal for oysters and fish’n’chips on the beach, followed by a walk to Tankerton and back. 239 more words


Squeeze - Cradle to the Grave - a writewyattuk review

Squeeze are back, some 17 years after the rather disappointing Domino, with a brand new set of songs. And they’re everything I might have hoped for. 1,317 more words


Squeeze - Some Fantastic Place

Is it possible to write a truly joyful song about death? The power of pop music to move listeners and to heighten or provide an emotional underscore for most human experiences is indisputable. 760 more words

Pop Music

Squeeze - Tempted (music video)

“Tempted” and “Black Coffee In Bed” are two Squeeze songs that loom large in my memories of early MTV. Both videos, as I remember, got a lot of airplay. 90 more words

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