Speakers Push Air

October 26, 2012, 12:27 pm
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I Suppose A Shrag’s Out Of The Question?
October 13, 2012, 10:54 am
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Tusk Festival last weekend. Supersonic Festival next weekend. Industrial blasted metal behemoth noise folk improv ragga. And what am I listening to between these two experimental bookends?

Shrag. All day, every day


I fucking love Shrag, like I love Los Campesinos. Similar, kinda, and a roughly parallel development from hyperactive sugar rush brattiness to beautifully arranged dark indie.

Don’t Mess With Texas
September 23, 2012, 10:46 am
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You just KNOW this is gonna be good.

Get it here

and you oughtta already KNOW how good this is

Se Telefonando
August 18, 2012, 1:40 pm
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Watch this. Then watch it again. Keep watching it till it haunts your very dreams

Mmm Bop
May 18, 2012, 12:16 pm
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The Sad Truth About The Little Nibble
May 9, 2012, 9:04 pm
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I saw Dexys perform This Is What She’s Like on Monday. I never thought I’d get to say that but I am so astoundingly happy that I did.

Which got me to thinking about The Little Nibble, the Bearwood cafe mentioned in the intro. It’s bad news, I’m afraid

Yo, Jo Jo!
March 2, 2012, 9:54 pm
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A lovely piece about Jonathan Richman’s Corner Store by Tim Jonze in today’s Guardian happily also contained a link to one of my favourite pieces of music journalism ever, in which Laura Barton traces Richman’s steps in Roadrunner.