I’ve heard the sad news of Chris passing away on the radio just finishing up work so I’ve just come home now. I’m looking up some fave tracks on youtube, might as well share them here on my blog with … Continue reading Remembering: Chris Cornell
You’ve got to be your own dog, you know what I’m talking about? Your suppose to say yes, like a James Brown thing (laughing.) So after the very short opening track I Don’t Mind Whatever Happens that’s how track two … Continue reading Classic Albums: In A Bar, Under The Sea by dEUS
I’ve been AWOL for a couple of days here on my blog but I’m back now. Did anyone miss me? I’ve got part nine of mixtape project now for Tuesday’s night blog post. It’s been like week or more days … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtapes #9 Another Clear TDK 90 with no writing again!
So next up from the year 1996 is You Am I‘s Hourly, Daily which came after two albums recorded in New York with Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo as producer. They when home for the next record, literally this record is somewhat very … Continue reading Classic Albums: Hourly, Daily by You Am I
OK next Aussie album from 1996 which I consider a total classic is by these guys from Brisbane called Regurgitator. Started as a side-project and formed after the members met on the city’s public transport eg a bus. They’re are not … Continue reading Classic Albums: Tu-Plang by Regurgitator
I can’t believe I’m say the words NEW Monks song but it’s true! Here’s one and coming on June 23 we are getting five new tracks under the title Hamburg Recordings 1967. Thanks to Jack White’s Third Man Records which are the very … Continue reading Wicked Songs: I’m Watching You by The Monks
French Etymology Apheresis of américain. Adjective ricain m (feminine singular ricaine, masculine plural ricains, feminine plural ricaines) (slang, pejorative) Yank (an American) Apparently I need to talk about 1996 a little bit more if yesterday’s post wasn’t too long and as … Continue reading Classic Albums: Regret Is An Inevitable Consequence Of Life by Ricaine
So if I wasn’t listening to too much 90’s music right now I’ll continue with the 10 year gap jump in this book project I’ll get to the mid-90’s. After only a small amount of albums from the previous years … Continue reading 1001 Albums Book: 1996
The Aussie band Gold Class dropped a new single Twist In The Dark a few days ago, I can’t keep up with all this new music at the moment. Plus Aussie and New Zealand tour dates and also it’s released … Continue reading Wicked Songs: Twist In The Dark by Gold Class
Back to my mixtapes again today, sorry but I can’t help myself. So Sunday’s post is yet another one for anyone who cares? It’s all 90’s rocking songs pretty much if you wanna some kind-of warning. It’s Sunday morning here … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtape #8 Grey TDK 90 with FREAK written on it
So after more than a few days wait I gotta say it’s just got to be Sarah Blasko for my 2006 album, along with The Drones which I wrote about last year. Both Aussie albums for that year on my CA list … Continue reading Classic Albums: What The Sea Wants, The Sea Will Have by Sarah Blasko
Right it’s chapter seven today already of my novel of my younger self making mixtapes, it’s really amazing reading or I hope at least listening for anyone else? I should do some creative writing about this but it’s basically someone … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtapes #7 Clear Maxell 90 with no writing again!
More new music today by Jack Ladder, after blogging about Jack’s couple of covers he’s done in the last year about a month or so ago and saying hoping he’s he’s got something new in the works, he’s drop a … Continue reading Wicked Songs: Susan by Jack Ladder & The Dreamlanders
Well, back to my own picks today for this mixtape project I’m doing and not Mike Patton’s crazy taste in music like yesterday, sorry about that to anyone who was thinking it was going to be something else. So part … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtape #6 Transparent Philips 90 with no writing on it!
I just read the news about Grandaddy’s bass playing and founding member Kevin Garcia passing away a couple of days ago on Monday. Unbelievable he’s died at 41, I just turned that age last month and I can’t imagined what they … Continue reading Classic Albums: Under The Western Freeway by Grandaddy + Remembering: Kevin Garcia
OK, this one is a little different today but I just saw what was written on it and had to have listen. I only have vaguely remember it but I’ve keep it all this time so I might as well … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtapes #5 TDK 90 with liquid paper pen writing Mike Patton’s High Five
Well, it’s a new track by the main guy from Eddy Current Suppression Ring, Total Control etc. So I just got to put it up on my blog now. It’s been out for a dozen or so days but I’ve just … Continue reading Wicked Songs: Socks by Mikey Young
Here we go, I just found another mixtape with the date on it and it’s this month May but 20 years ago. Do you remember what you were doing then? I guess I don’t really but I must have made … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtapes #4 Grey TDK 90 with date in pen May 97
So it’s now it’s going to be two days in a row of blogging about my mixtapes, is that a bit too much or not? This one does seem like a great one for Monday listening. Anyway I picked up … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtapes #3 Blue label Maxell 90 with date written in faded pencil Dec. 96