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Peel Sessions : The Human League

Another in the occasional series made possible due to the wonderful exploits by some wonderful YouTube Up-loaders. I want to highlight some of those bands that John Peel had recorded sessions for his show over the years Prior to having … Continue reading

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XTC – Play At Home

The ‘Play At Home‘ TV series was made by the innovative Channel 4 back in 1984 and highlighted a single artist in each show. Filmed the previous year this was about Swindon’s XTC who produced some of the best music … Continue reading

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Hidden Gems : Scritti Politti – Asylums In Jerusalem

Continuing this very popular viewed series of Hidden Gems (tracks which should have been hits or excellent album tracks). I’ll present you a track via YouTube, Soundcloud or other sites. These posts are for the music only. Before Scritti Politti … Continue reading

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30 Years Old – Now That’s What I Call Music

It’s actually hard to believe this series is still going let alone celebrating its 30th year. I remember the first album well as it tied in with me moving from Corby to Rugby at the beginning of November back in … Continue reading

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Hidden Gems : OMD – 88 Seconds In Greensboro

Today I thought I’d highlight the rockier side of Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark with a song ‘88 Seconds In Greensboro‘ from their album ‘Crush‘. People often forget they started out on the Factory Records label with the single ‘Electricity‘. … Continue reading

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Q&A’s : 10 Questions For – Stephen Mallinder (Cabaret Voltaire)

Continuing the series of questions and answers that I sent to various people, whom I’m either in contact with, admire or just wanted to be nosey with. In fact many fit all three. Today I have questioned Stephen Mallinder, notable … Continue reading

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