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Temples – Shelter Song

The only thing I knew of Kettering prior to Temples releasing their debut album was Wicksteed Park – I’d been there as a kid in the 60s and remembered a few big slides and took my own kids there a few years back and it seemed to have grown in to a huge theme park! Maybe the park is the backdrop for Temples sound, probably not. When I first heard this song I expected them to be from Australia and was pleasantly surprised that the sound was from near to my birth town. Enjoy the Jingle... read more

Super Furry Animals – Golden Retriever

SFA – where to start? How about the best song ever about a dog? From the album “Phantom Power” this is... read more

Julian Cope – O King Of Chaos

I’ll confess that during the early to mid 80s I was obsessed with Teardrop Explodes and Julian Cope, superb live and addictive recordings.  “O King Of Chaos” is from his 2nd solo album “Fried” which was released in 1984. An ode to odin – take a... read more

Breaks Co-Op – The Otherside

Featuring Radio 1’s Zane Lowe, Breaks Co-Op never really got the “breaks” that they deserved. 2005 album “The Sound Inside” is a masterpiece in beats, harmony and sonic sex. Lead single “The Otherside” is almost anthemic and will bliss you... read more

Public Image Ltd – Poptones

John Lydon’s first post Sex Pistols adventure was creating the awesome Public Image Ltd or PIL as they became known, along with Jah Wobble and Keith Levene. Their 2nd album “Metal Box” was a master class in not following rules and Poptones is a beautiful example of what can be achieved when left alone to... read more

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