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How does it feel?

We had New Order’s ‘Blue Monday’ on the radio yesterday, when it was tuned to an Absolute Eighties channel that, for the most part, seemed doggedly determined to ignore the fact that we did have good music in the Eighties as well. 1,232 more words

The Lake District

A (slightly late) Mother's Day post

Just before we get started – yes, I made sure that Mom saw this on Mother’s Day. So I am indeed a Good Son, which I know was a great concern of everyone’s. 372 more words


Weekly Vinyl – Superman

O Superman (maxi-single)
Laurie Anderson

The infuriating thing about this album (maxi-single actually) is that there are only two songs on it. The songs are not remixed or dub versions of the original songs – just the original songs themselves, on a large record, meant to be played at 45 r.p.m. 128 more words

Weekly Vinyl

O Superman (The Haxan Cloak Remix)

Annoying, then more annoying, then noisy and annoying, then even more annoying, then just noisy. My in-a-nutshell review of The Haxan Cloak‘s remix of… 49 more words

Multimedia Artist Laurie Anderson Performs O Superman

“O Superman (For Massenet)” is a 1981 song by experimental performance artist and musician Laurie Anderson. Part of the larger work United States, “O Superman,” a half-sung, half-spoken, almost minimalist piece unexpectedly rose to #2 on the UK Singles Charts in 1981[2]. 15 more words

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