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Putting the Word "Perfect" in the Album Title is Really Just Asking For Trouble

I felt it was fate that I found this Edie Brickell CD in a local thrift shop mere days after publishing my first treatise about her (and her debut album). 302 more words


Song of the Day - 7/24/15

Hard not to smile when you hear those drums kick into gear…

“The Obvious Child” – Paul Simon – The Rhythm of the Saints – 1990


Late Great Johnny Ace - Paul Simon

A tribute to John Lennon I believe. It starts with “I was reading a magazine…” I was reading a news item in a local newspaper which showed disrespect in this small part of the world and this came to my mind instantly. 270 more words

Paul Simon

Song of the day

I’m known by my friends and family to have really varied taste in music. The other day Jake’s stepdad said how funny it was that i’ve got a Johnny Cash poster on the wall in between Bruce Springsteen and then “all that punk stuff”. 194 more words

Song Of The Day


There is a backlash to the concept of the ‘remix’; how it takes away from the original, robs it of its inherent and intended awesome-ness, and ‘robs’ in general, as though the producer is some unimaginative thief leaving dirty footprints on the sultan’s ancient carpet. 514 more words

Ninja Tune

Talkin' About a Revolution or: No Dead Reign O'er Me (RS Part 24)


Wow, it took a long time to get through this one. Then again, I did go through surgery, picked up a new podcast production gig and life, so it’s reasonable to say, it’s been hectic. 2,102 more words

Music Review

The Gorgeous Chans - single ‘Marina & I / By the Highway’

The Gorgeous Chans
single Marina & I / By the Highway
released 6 July 2015
Available to buy here

Gorgeous Chans live up to their adjective and almost their noun on new single… 142 more words