Monthly Archives: July 2014

Buffalo, Magic Carpet Ride

Stumbled upon this c/o Psychemagik‘s most excellent 2010 Blackout ’77 mix. It’s sublimely ridiculous – I think I might just like it more than the original, which I also LOVE. For full effect, hear it in situ in the Psychemagik … Continue reading

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Kelis, Millionaire

Not a track I ever thought I’d post here, but damn, did it hit the spot at a strange little Loughborough Junction party post the Lambeth Country Show at the weekend. Note to self: if your party is feeling a … Continue reading

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Franz Ferdinand @ Somerset House

Franz Ferdinand were brilliant at Somerset House last night, There, I said it. Straight in to the top 5 gigs of 2014 for me, and good to see the chaps haven’t lost any of their lustre since the last time … Continue reading

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Manuel Göttsching, E2-E4

Classic Album Sundays presents this most sublime record next Sunday 20th July at the new and sonically amazing Brilliant Corners in Kingsland Rd. One not to miss.

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The annual Glastonbury review (part 3)

Finally! We’ve reached the end! No more talk of the Great Big Festival that obsesses me and half the British population each June! (Until next year, that is, when it all starts all over again.) I mentioned in the last … Continue reading

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The annual Glastonbury review (part 2)

Festivals are always a triumph of the human spirit. Where else can you party from midday til the sun comes up, then get up and do it all over again, five days in a row, always with a smile on … Continue reading

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The annual Glastonbury review (part 1)

Once again I’m writing this on the saddest, snivelliest day since returning from that muddy old homestead known as Worthy Farm. This evening saw me leap on completely the wrong bus because my eyes were full of tears brought on by … Continue reading

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