Posts Tagged half man half biscuit

The Advent Calendar of Tunes – Door No. 23

The penultimate door on the calendar is another track by Half Man Half Biscuit (yeah yeah, shut up, it’s my calendar!) with “All I Want For Christmas is a Dukla Prague Away Kit” from 1986, not particularly Christmassy but it is pretty funny! [youtube]

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The Advent Calendar of Tunes – Door No. 19

Nearing the end now, Door Number 19 contains the national treasure that is Half Man Half Biscuit with “It’s Cliched To Be Cynical At Christmas” off their 2000 album Trouble Over Bridgewater; [youtube]

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Random Pleasures No. 7

After the last few weeks of intense album listening for the end of year list, time for a refreshing dive into random tune territory! This morning’s ten tracks spat out by my iTunes shuffle for the never ending playlist were as follows; 1. Jeff Buckley – Gunshot Glitter (off the album “Sketches For My Sweetheart […]

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October Highlights

Time for another end of month round up and this month sees I Prefer Their Old Stuff turn one year old and as a birthday present I have given it its own domain name, now the URL reflects the name of the blog! Altogether now; Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday […]

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30 Days of Music: Day 25 – A Song That Makes You Laugh

This is the one category that I had a song in mind for as soon as I saw the list! Comedy records do not have a particularly strong history, in the main even the best ones are funny for a couple of listens and then just never get listened to again, because for 90% of […]

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