Super Sonics 40 Junkshop Britpop Greats

Super Sonics 40 Junkshop Britpop Greats

Secret secrets are no fun Secret secrets hurt someone (The Office, Season 3 - Episode 14)   I'm going to tell you a secret. Well, it's not really a secret. It's something that everyone knows but, a bit like the lack of clothes on the Emperor, most people are too afraid to say it. Are [...]

Take Me Back to Dear Old Blighty

Take Me Back to Dear Old Blighty

At the start of the Powell and Pressburger film "A Matter of Life and Death" an RAF pilot finds himself hurtling towards his death following a direct hit at the hands of those blasted Luftwaffe boys.  Smoke billows around the cockpit, his second in command lies dead behind him, his parachute is shot to ribbons...his [...]

The Murder Capital Live From BBC Maida Vale

The Murder Capital Live From BBC Maida Vale

Brothers and sisters. Listen to the words of a poet. Hear the sounds of art made live. Marvel as your innermost fears, hopes and desires are reflected back at you from five strangers. The Murder Capital are back with a suite of three recordings from their live session with Annie Mac at BBC's Maida Vale.  [...]

Am I Cursed Or Am I Blessed?

Am I Cursed Or Am I Blessed?

Am I Cursed or am I Blessed? In his 2014 book “Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion” philosopher Sam Harris makes a compelling case for restoring spirituality to its etymological roots and removing it from the realm of religious thinking and the supernatural. In a blog post before the publication of the book [...]

Cup of Tea…Put a Record On #7 “NUISANCE” by Menswe@r

Cup of Tea…Put a Record On #7 “NUISANCE” by Menswe@r

"If you can't dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with bullshit." (W.C Fields) Keep it real. 4-Real. Mean it man. The thing is this, very often when people hail the authenticity, the sincerity and the "realness" of a band or musician the band or musician are, in fact, dull. Really dull. Go and listen to [...]