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The Stranglers - Do You Wanna/Death And Night And Blood (Yukio)

Two for the price of one here as these tracks work so well side by side on the album (Black And White, 1978) that it’s a sin to separate them. 69 more words


Some punk/new wave for the weekend

This week it’s two tracks from a proper British punk & New Wave band, The Stranglers, “the men in black”.

Both these songs reached number 8 in 1977, the first in May and the second in September of that year. 62 more words

Music For The Weekend

The Stranglers - Nice In Nice

The Stranglers were at #49 on this day in the 80s, a last week on chart for this UK30 hit. It was their 24th of 39 hits they had in a long ’77-’06 chart career which included the ’82 #2 “Golden Brown”. 8 more words

Punk, Late '70s Fashion and The Wrong Trousers

Wrote a very serious post last time so a bit of a change is called for I think. If like me you were aged around seventeen in 1977, you will remember that not only did the musical landscape change quite dramatically that year, so did the trousers! 1,077 more words

1970s Songs

The Stranglers - Golden Brown (Leaping Ahead #259)

Leaping Ahead Project 2016 #259: 160915

Released in the UK in January 1982 for the album ‘La Folie’, this has been a firm favourite in the Croucher household ever since. 36 more words

Leaping Ahead Project 2016

Irish Whiskey Awards 2016 Picking The Winners

It’s that time of year when the great and good of the Irish whiskey world gather together in a celebration of distillation. This years event takes place in… 805 more words

Irish Whiskey