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more boring stuff …..

I hate these updates, I just wish we could concentrate on the music, but life has a habit of getting in the way and not always for the best. Expect a slow trickle of reviews in the coming days, I’m … Continue reading

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analogue electronic whatever

Assuming we don’t fall prey to anymore of what can only be described as, laptop malfunction monotony, now there’s a title that the late Mark E Smith would have no doubt conjured mirth, madness and melody to. Still fingers crossed … Continue reading

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archiv: nick drake

archive review originally posted on the losing today site c. 2003/4 …. NICK DRAKE MADE TO LOVE MAGIC (Island) Those doubting the merits or unfamiliar with the work of Nick Drake would be best checking out ‘Magic’, for sheer touching … Continue reading

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the gold needles

Many thanks to Mark from the Gold Needles for sneaking over a teaser cut from their forthcoming full length, title unknown but due to land at the end of June. Alas no links on this just yet, no denying this … Continue reading

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rupert lally

Second instalment in the Bibliotapes series, this time a more darker affair distanced in a Radiophonic stillness, this is Rupert Lally’s sonic visualisation of Wyndham’s ecological nightmare ‘the day of the triffids’. A tensely wired suite stunned in regret and … Continue reading

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plastic dance

Staying a little while longer with the finders keepers folks, more curios on the horizon courtesy of an imminent oddball compilation heading over the hill, the second volume of ‘plastic dance’ no less, among the track listing a seasoned gathering … Continue reading

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archiv: quiet loner

archive review originally posted on the losing today site c. 2003 … QUIET LONER SECRET RULER OF THE WORLD (Circus 65) And we do admit to being rather partial to the sounds of knee trembling pop and they don’t tremble … Continue reading

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