Went to a doctor, said “I look so hard” And with a smile on his face, pointed me to a junkyard Look for an answer in empty doorways Talked to a dancer, said “It’s out on the highways” Well come … Continue reading Song Lyric Sunday Theme: Could, Might, Should & Would
OK, I’m changing it up again today! I’m naming Einstürzende Neubauten as one of my top ten bands for me and easy winning my award show greatest Euro band ever! It was one of the very first times after finding … Continue reading A to Z: E is for…
I’ve dug up these and now just gotta kind-of re-post more lists of songs and album as named dropped by singer-songwriter Gary of TFS and The Drones. Both thingos are from the year 2010 which was around of his one … Continue reading Gareth Liddiard’s Take Five Songs & Top Three Aussie Albums
This is the most insane bonkers playlist I’ve ever posted on my blog! It’s 600 video clips, you know? They’re all are official promo video clips, don’t quote me but I think I’ve seen all these clips played at least … Continue reading Playlist: I’m the Rage Guest Programmer Tonight
Yesterday, on Aussie radio was the broadcast of a live on stage at Hobart Town Hall interview with Warren Ellis and here’s the link to 55 minute full length podcast. Off course, I’ve gotta blog something about it today because … Continue reading Double J’s Take 5: Warren Ellis’ songs in the key of Waz
Everything’s Fucked: Dirty Equation: Everything’s Fucked: That’s all three live clips that have popped up on YouTube as filmed live from this show on May sixth this year, one song twice from different seats which the first one has a … Continue reading Ratting With Terriers: Dirty Three @ Sydney Opera House/Vivid 2019
Yeah, even more Dirty Three today but my own personal faves! Not counting any side-projects of Mick Turner, Jim White and Warren Ellis too! Yeah, before you ask anything and everything that’s not Dirty Three of these three blokes is … Continue reading Top Ten Tracks: Dirty Three
Continue to bang on and on about this band on my blog but it’s ll three band members picking these songs in today’s post! Rage for oversea readers/listeners/followers is a late night TV show on Saturday-night here in Australia when … Continue reading Playlist: Dirty Three Rage guest programmers in 1998
Flashback gigs today yet again! It’s almost all the Dirty Three in Perth W.A. in the 90’s which might be a better post title? But also including all the TV shows live appears of that time, thanks to the ABC … Continue reading Live Gigs: Dirty Three @ Grosv/Mudslinger in 99, @ Luna/Grosv in 98, @ PICA/Mudslinger in 97, Big Day Out/Planet in 96 & Grosv in 94
Flashback shows! I think the Dirty Three would be easy in my top five of Aussie bands I’ve seen live! I’d blogged at the end of last month a couple of Dirty Three live gigs of early 2010’s linked here. So … Continue reading Live Gigs: Dirty Three @ Fly By in 2006, @ King Park in 2003 & @ Luna/Fly By in 2000
OK, off course this is my own hiding songs or the ones I think qualified! After sending a completely bonkers message/questions to the man himself, I’ve made a playlist of all the songs I send him! He’s already answered my … Continue reading Playlist: Hiding Songs
Flashback gigs! It’s going to be Dirty Three week on my blog, well most likely will taken more that a week! After falling in love with live music all over again over the last two/three weeks and the band itself … Continue reading Live Gigs: Dirty Three @ Astor in 2012 & @ PIAF’s Music Box in 2010
Edit (19/01/19): So after posting an old version of this a few days ago with a pile of video clips/songs missing but trying to get into my old youtube account to edit it, which that is just totally impossible! So … Continue reading Playlist: The Drones’ Rage Guest Programmers in 2009
Part 1. Geography a. Tell us about your hometown. Born in South London. Migrated to Melbourne in 1991. Lived here under a permanent resident visa ever since. b. Name your favourite bands from your neck of the woods. That’d be … Continue reading Citizenship Tests: Liam Andrews from My Disco
Part 1. Geography a. Tell us about your hometown. I was born in Mackay in North Queensland, but grew up just outside of Atherton which is deeper into North Queensland. It’s a predominantly rural area and I didn’t have to … Continue reading Citizenship Tests: Cec Condon from The Mess Hall
Part 1. Geography a. Tell us about your hometown. Perth. Slumber town. It’s stunningly pretty and grotesquely hideous all at once. Void of any culture until you dig deeeeep beneath the surface. And there you will find a goldmine. b. … Continue reading Citizenship Tests: Joe McKee from Snowman
Dear Horse Stories, The fact you’re still in my phone after all these years says a lot. Others have come and gone, even your younger sibling Ocean Songs, who I must admit I’ve dabbled with extensively over the years has slipped out, … Continue reading Love Letter To A Record: to Horse Stories by Dirty Three from Johnny Mackay of Fascinator & Children Collide
Dear ‘Whatever You Love, You Are’ by Dirty Three, I was thinking about the time we first met. You were with Andrew at the time. He tried explaining how beautiful you were during the drive down to his parents’ beach … Continue reading Love Letter To A Record: to Whatever You Love, You Are by Dirty Three from Simon Okely of Slow Dancer
So I think I’ve just gotta have Matt and in small print drummer Ashley Davies. Walker is an Aussie blues slide guitarist-singer-songwriter or well, played as a duo a lot back then but if you were not there you’ve mostly … Continue reading Classic Albums: I Listen To The Night by Matt Walker
I wasn’t going to post anything today, well just gone dark a while ago. Until I did see this list on Aussie radio Double J website which is pretty good but I disagree just a tiny little bit. OK, a lot … Continue reading Playlist: The 50 Best Australian Albums of the 90’s (According To Me)
Something different for Sunday again, some reason I just wanna hear one of these tracks today so blogging a few now but I will leave it at four because it could go on forever and suppose to be just the … Continue reading Soundtrack Songs: X-Files
Flashback show yet again today! This just might be my all-time BDO year or was the first one? I don’t know, anyway order of seen acts of this year was by my bad/good memory: Shihad, Ammonia, The Jesus Lizard, Dirty Three, Magic Dirt, Regurgitator, Spiderbait, Elastica, TISM, Rage … Continue reading Live Gigs: Big Day Out 1996 @ Perth Oval
So this makes two posts of Kim Salmon in a row of this Aussie singer-songwriter and can be filed under other artists covering him and him covering other artists songs all in one post today. After yesterday’s post I realised … Continue reading Cover Versions: Kim Salmon
So the very last list that play of these yearly thingys! Really got to do something else now! But I’ve done the years 1960 to 2005 over the last six months of something of playlist posts, what’s that? 45 years … Continue reading Playlists: Where I Was In… 2005?
So now that you can’t stream any of these themed radio shows anymore from JJ radio which was on last month of April. I’ve made just one very, very, very long playlist just above from all four show’s songs together … Continue reading Playlist: Gareth Liddiard on Double J’s Artist In Residence
Pretty quite week blogging, I guess? Thursday morning and it’s only the second post, no! Third blog post, want am I talking about? I don’t know? Off course, it’s yet another yearly playlist! I don’t know if I’m drive everyone … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 2003?
Right, who need a stack load of 90’s songs for your mid-week? Today and the next couple of days I’m going to be posting all the missing years from mid to late ninety’s in these playlist style posts! Now, I … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1996?
Surprise! I’m back yet again today with another yearly playlist, this is all I’m blogging about at the moment. So is everyone by now getting sick and tired of these yet? Because I’ve got totally nuts like a squirrel collecting … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 2001?
Back to the 90’s for Wednesday night and the last day of Feb. 2018 too. Off course, I said before the 90’s decade means 50 songs in this playlist, you know? This was really unbelievably easy for me and could … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1999?
Does anyone need something to listen too today? Well, here’s my next playlist already, this time it’s the almost mid-90’s with my fave 50 tracks for this Thursday or anytime you want to listen too! I should say I’ve already … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1994?
So here’s part three now for Saturday morning and three of these playlist/posts now in one week. If you did missed it I did the years 1995 and 1985 as my own playlists, fave tracks as such. Now it’s 2000 … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 2000?
I don’t know really, do you? I mean, where were you then? Right, I did say Monday’s was going to be my old mixtapes but I’m going to start to do yet another new thingy here on my blog today! … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1995?
“Again!” You might be saying depending on how long you’ve been looking at my blog because of the over the top content of him here? Oh, well here he comes again! I did do a few top ten albums posts … Continue reading Top Ten Tracks: Nick Cave
Edit: Now on spotify playlist too! The very 1st of my old mixtapes of 2018 today, if you need something to listen too? So I’ve found all the very long lists I made of these mixtapes over the silly season … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtapes #33
Oh my god, the mid-season fianle was insane! I bloody love this show! With zero spoilers or anything if you still haven’t watched it, why not? Just songs featured in the show, I’m inspired to make yet another playlist. I … Continue reading Soundtrack Songs: The Walking Dead
OK, if I don’t keep writing about these new albums I will not get it done this year. I try not to do the same thing two days straight, you know? Mixed it up! But I think Mark’s today album … Continue reading New Music: Self-titled by Mark Kozelek with Ben Boye and Jim White