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Covered In Glory Day 3: Thin Lizzy, Sarah Blasko, XTC & Scissor Sisters

Two years ago I posted Lizzy’s ‘Dancing In The Moonlight’ during our celebration of songs related to summer, to some debate.

It was variously claimed that it was not a summer song (it is) and that it had been covered by Toploader (a completely different song!) So hopefully to less controversy, here is Thin Lizzy’s version of… 476 more words


Jake Shears on The Graham Norton Show

Just finished watching the former Scissor Sister front-man, Jake Shears sing his new single Creep City and all I’ll say is that his performance has something very Moulin Rogue about it. 81 more words

Sparks - Exotic Creatures of the Deep

Sparks can be a bit of an unknown quantity sometimes. In 2008, they decided to celebrate their fortieth anniversary as a band with Exotic Creatures of the Deep… 512 more words


Music Monday: Scissor Sisters

I have a soft spot for the Scissor Sisters. I especially like their 2010 album Night Work.

Yes, it’s very, very gay (not that it matters, I’m not gay, by the way, in case you were wondering) and I’m sure the album cover scared a lot of people away, which is a shame, because the music is very, very good. 113 more words


Second time’s a charm

When considering artists whose second albums, or sophomore albums as they say in North America, have had to follow up an incredibly successful debut, a quick Google search will pull up the well documented DSAS – Difficult Second Album Syndrome. 1,636 more words