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#KeepingItPeel – 10 Years Since He Departed

All the time we have musical anniversaries but some the fact that the late John Peel died ten years ago today is a poignant one. I’ve stated it many times and will continue to do so that without his shows … Continue reading

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Hidden Gems : Max Richter – Vladimir’s Blues

I came across this exceptional composer Max Richter by chance – purely as this song is used for the strange but compelling TV series ‘The Leftovers‘. Reading more on this composer he’s influenced by electronic and punk, two of my … Continue reading

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John Peel – Would Have Been 75 Today

There is no getting away from music and the name of one its new music biggest champions, John Peel. He would have been 75 today but even now almost 10 years since his untimely death he’s still close to many … Continue reading

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The Clash – London Calling – Released Today in 1979

Crikey this does make me feel really old as I remember not long started working in the record shop when this was released. The Clash’s third and possibly best album ever ‘London Calling‘ was a shout out that these guys … Continue reading

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Wear Your Old Band T-Shirt To Work Day – VI

So this Friday 22 November 2013 is the sixth annual ‘Wear Your Old T-Shirt To Work Day’. Instigated by the BBC 6 Music Radio station I think it’s a great idea. I had text a few mates last night about … Continue reading

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34 Years Ago Today : The Stranglers – The Raven

I was reliably informed on this day that the fourth album by The Stranglers entitled ‘The Raven‘ was released. This is one of my favourite albums of all time to be honest. Not to mention the 3D sleeve and the … Continue reading

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