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National responsibility for war damage

In 1916 towns hit hard by air raids were keen to get government compensation. Berkshire County Council (in a relatively safe part of the country) was unimpressed by these arguments and declined to join the activists. 176 more words

The Inquisitor vs Slade

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I could call him The Grand Inquisitor I suppose, but he has to prove that he’s grand first! It was a close match and I was swinging on both sides of the fence for quite a while, but in the end I’m going to have to give this round to Deathstroke. 63 more words



Recollection from Oral History interview with Heather and Ian Branch 24th November 2015

Oral History Interview

My Top 10 Last.FM Artists - 010116

  1. (-) – Slade
  2. (-) – Steve Hillage
  3. (-) – The Adverts
  4. (-) – The Skids
  5. (-) – The Fall
  6. (-) – The Who
  7. (-) – Sly & The Family Stone…
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745. Slayed? - Slade

Brief Background: Slayed? was recorded and released in 1972, with the album being put out in November of that year. The album reached #1 on the charts in the UK, and #75 in the U.S. 253 more words

Slade - Merry Xmas Everybody

Are you hanging up a stocking on your wall
It’s the time that every santa has a ball
Does he ride a red-nose reindeer
Does a ton-up on his sleigh… 234 more words


Christmas Special

It’s Christmas (well it’s actually a couple weeks before as I’m writing this but whatever). As such here’s a special festive edition of the blog: Nine Christmas songs. 726 more words

Manic Street Preachers