Category: Tim’s Growls

October 24 /

Very sad, and 2016 strikes again, Pete Burns of Dead or Alive is now, err…dead at 57 of a heart attack. Big blow for the queer/LGBTQ and goth communities as he was an icon for both. Here he is in…

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October 22 /

A modern update to Enid Blyton’s Famous Five from Quercus Books. Let’s hope the estate has more humour than Penguin did over Peter and Jane (then stole the idea!).

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October 18 /

I never knew Queen recorded a fast, punky, thrash version of ‘We Will Rock You’ – but they did for John Peel in 1977 – maybe a nod to his playlists at the time? Love it, it’s part of a…

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September 14 /

Didn’t know El-P was working with Rage Against The Machine’s Zack De La Rocha, not surprising after the excellent Run The Jewels guest appearance. Really like ‘Digging for Windows’, compared to other solo efforts, this really fits Zack’s flow. And…

Read the PostDigging for windows and battle sirens