Month: October 2017

October 25 /

A class act from New Orleans, he was the soul of rock n’ roll. *salutes to the Captain* We owe him, along with Chuck Berry, Sister Rosetta Tharpe and Bo Diddly, everything. One of the Four Horsepersons of Rock n…

October 4 /

I heard Depeche Mode do their cover of Bowie’s Heroes as part of their live tour last year, and finally they have put out a version online as part of the Highline Sessions. The song has a particular history in…

October 3 /

It seems Kurt Vile is king of the duet after his lovely turn with Hope Sandoval a few years back, and he’s done it again with a new album with the woman who can do no wrong, Courtney Barnett. First…

October 1 /

Just like the pirate stations, I don’t know how long this video will stay up, but this is a great documentary on London pirate stations of the 1980’s and 90’s. Kiss, Kool, Passion, Fire, used to listen to a lot…