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35 Years in 426 Minutes* – Killing Joke: The Singles Collection

*Refers to the Super Deluxe Box Set The first time I was made aware of Killing Joke would have been around 1979, the year they released their first album. It was the summer holidays and the family were on holiday down in Cornwall as was the pattern of all summer holidays of my youth. There […]

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Polymers are Forever Totally Decaying

In the last couple of weeks I have heard two excellent EPs that are highly worthy of your attention; Future of the Left’s “Polymers are Forever” and The Soft Moon’s “Total Decay”. Future of the Left – Polymers are Forever (Xtra Mile Recordings) The Cardiff rockers return with this six track EP of acerbic, witty […]

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Saturday’s Kids – Working hard for their living!

So the line in the old poem goes, sort of. Or, if you’d rather; “Saturday’s Kids play one arm bandits, They never win but that’s not the point is it, Dip in silver paper when their pints go flat, How about that? Far out!” The Jam – Saturday’s Kids Anyway, these Saturday’s Kids are a […]

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A new what? A new Radiohead album? When? THIS WEEK?!

Radiohead – The King Of Limbs Talk about being taken by surprise! On Monday I, and most of the rest of the population, had no inkling that Radiohead would suddenly announce a new album was on its way, and not just sometime later in 2012 but in five days time! In these days of strife […]

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Can You Hear Me Tao?

…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead – Tao of the Dead As a music fan there are certain bands which I consider “my own”, by that I mean bands that I have followed since their inception and that no other people’s recommendations have got me interested in them aside from the […]

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My Number 1 album of all time

For years I have always been reluctant to try and settle on one album above all others, if people asked me the question I always said there could not be just one album that I prefer over everything else, that it all depends on mood, setting etc. But the other day I listened to this […]

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The Go! Team – Rolling Blackouts

I remember when I first heard The Go! Team’s music, it was at a party of a friend of mine and he was going on about this band he’d heard and how different they were, he was having a hard time explaining it verbally so he decided to put it on so I could listen. […]

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