Toward another He has gone To breathe an air Beyond his own Toward a wisdom Beyond the shelf Toward a dream That dreams itself About a boy Beyond it all About a boy Beyond it all From the forest From … Continue reading Song of the Day: About A Boy by Patti Smith
OK, I haven’t done a cover song blog post in a little/long while and I can’t believe I’ve not done this before! But seems they’re well, two main members Fiona Kitschin and Gareth Liddiard now calling The Drones now defunct … Continue reading Cover Versions: All the Covers The Drones ever did
I got the next year done quicker than I was thinking I would! No fuckin’ about with almost zero intro! Here’s my top (Edit 27/8/19) 60 tracks of the year 2007! Just press and listen to these songs… Ed Kuepper … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 2007
So it’s a extra amazing blog post list today! Over on Content Catnip blog or is it just a real website now? At the end of last month, she put together her list of favourite songs of all time by female … Continue reading Playlist: My Fave Songs of all-time by Female Artists
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
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
So I did say last week some punks and the ultimate punk rocker or at least to me is Patti Smith! How about you? Maybe she more prototype punk but anyway a great artist to do this week. After two … Continue reading Top Ten Tracks: Patti Smith
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
So here’s now part three blog post now of some mags I got once a longtime ago, if it matter at all to anyone else? Who the hell knows at all? But some seem to enjoy these couple of posts … Continue reading Magazines: Mojo magazine 2004
Flashback gig today! So I’m calling this post my first about those old Big Day Out festivals because I’m going to be blogging about the four years straight I got to see then back in the 90’s but I’m going backwards … Continue reading Live Gigs: Big Day Out 1997 @ Basso Oval
Math class yet again now again with six comes after nine because it’s like it’s up side down or something! I think this might just be it, OK? I’ve done playlists for the years 1970 to 2003 so that’s 33 … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1976?
So next up is the last year of the decade for this Thursday morning and we are almost finish now! Unless I do the years I have done or I might add to the ones I’ve already done or I … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1979?
Eight comes after seven, I think? If I can count? Most likely not really at all but anyway! Is it Tuesday morning or some other time? Depending where you are and when you see it? Maybe, I just don’t know … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1978?
So should I do more of the 2000’s? Yeah, off course! Well, I did this blog post standing on my head with both hands tied behind my back and typing will my nose, it was that bloody easy! So Monday … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 2002?
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?
Back to the late eighty’s for Monday morning blog post playlist! So got to ask? Are you or is everyone still enjoying these yearly music list still? Or it all getting too boring now? I am bounding around like a … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1988?
I was still unborn then or non-living yet! But back to yearly playlists and my 30 fave songs are here now for you and your this Friday morning listening or anytime after, if you like? The five opening tracks, do … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1975?
Well, I still wasn’t a living being then but once again great bloody music! I only just posted 1984’s playlist yesterday but the 30 tracks is already 45, you know? Now here’s my playlist for 74 or at least a … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1974?
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?
Right, I’ve not listened to any albums from this book, this month at all. So before it’s all over here’s the very beginning of the sixties, unbelievable only one album is filed under 1961 and the following year 1962 has … Continue reading 1001 Albums Book: 1961 & 1962
I really wanted to get to number two zero last month for my mixtape project but off course didn’t and this is the first one this month which we are now half already. So my mid-week blog post is one … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtapes #19 Clear TDK 90
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!
So I’m starting yet another new project today and not posting what I did say I was going to yesterday so I’m postponing that until tomorrow, OK? Anyway I’ve wanted to do this for a while now and made a … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtapes #1 See-through TDK 90 with nothing written on it!
I finished reading it last night so I’ll write a little about it this morning for my Tuesday’s blog post and my book of this month. The last two books here have been fiction and/or novels for the last couple … Continue reading Great Reading: Just Kids by Patti Smith
Right now in Perth Western Australia summer is not really finishing up but seems it’s just getting going, March and April is normally when it should be cooling down but it’s just not doing that. The weekend just gone was … Continue reading Playlist: Fave Summer Songs
It’s been a few days now so did you miss me or not? After the last post here with Peej. This one seems is like a real no brainer as they say but it’s a must. The debut album by Patti Smith … Continue reading Classic Albums: Horses by Patti Smith
Messin’ With The Kid by Gareth Liddiard & Adalita Oh Sister by The Drones feat. Adalita Love Is The Armour by Magic Dirt feat. Gareth Liddiard Well, that’s three tracks that included both Gareth Liddiard & Adalita and/or those are all the songs that have Magic … Continue reading Cover Versions: The Saints’ Messin’ With The Kid by Gareth Liddiard & Adalita + Bob Dylan’s Oh Sister by The Drones + Wicked Songs: Love Is The Armour by Magic Dirt
This just has to be my fave Kate Bush song of all-time. So it seems is the very last song on Before The Dawn, the new live album or are you suppose to call it a box-set? It’s like three or four … Continue reading Wicked Songs: Cloudbusting by Kate Bush
Well, here’s little Nicky’s part six now of my posts just before his new record is out. I’ve re-read Nick Cave‘s last book again and now listening to the audiobook, this must be the third time reading it since last … Continue reading Great Reading: The Sick Bag Song by Nick Cave
Well, The Drones were on the Aussie TV show called Rage last night and it was the best night watching the idiot box for a long time. If you you live oversea or never heard of this TV show, what … Continue reading Playlist: The Drones Rage Guest Programmers
So now it’s only been a couple of days since the purple and beautiful one left us all behind, I still can’t believe it really. This does seem much harder to take, I’ve pretty much been listening to his music … Continue reading Cover Versions: Sinead O’ Connor/Prince’s Nothing Compares 2 U by Dan Kelly
Well I did the write about the whole show on another post earlier but I just have to do this song all by itself, it’s so epic, it’s unbelievable! Both this new cover version and the original track together. It was … Continue reading Cover Versions: Patti Smith’s Birdland by Gareth Liddiard
I’ve only just started this thingy here early this month but it’s almost the end of the year now and everyone else are starting to pick fave albums, reissues, soundtracks, books, songs etc. of this year. I might as well too … Continue reading Year Review + Playlist: 2015
Well it’s been a month now I got back from Melbourne and when to alot of gigs so I think I’ll now I write about some them before I totally forget it or something, this thingy here should be like … Continue reading Live Gigs: Patti Smith’s Horses performed by Jen Cloher, Gareth Liddiard, Courtney Barnett & Adalita @ Melbourne Festival 2015