Happy B’day to me! You’re suppose to sing that to yourself as you wash your hand these days but it’s actually my b’day today, you know? I’m pretending to invite you all and any blogging mates over to my … Continue reading Playlist: 24hrs of music Warren Ellis digs!
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
Paradise the brand new song by Tropical Fuck Storm was dropped sometime earlier this 24 hours. Also the word is out the new second TFS (Tropical Fuck Storm) album entitled Braindrops will be released August 23rd on Flightless Records in … Continue reading Shall Be Released: BRAINDROPS by Tropical Fuck Storm + Playlist: Gareth Liddiard’s Favorite Albums on Vinyl
So second post back after last month off blogging, here comes one all about HTRK! So more Aussies, the second or maybe third Aussie act of 2019 in my little TTT posts? In my mind they’re the best long running act … Continue reading Top Ten Tracks: HTRK
The Modern Lovers – The Modern Lovers I think this has been a touchstone for a long time. It’s a real classic art-rock album. It’s art-rock which is what I do! It’s a brilliant proto-punk art-rock album and I’ve always … Continue reading Baker’s Dozen: Ex-The Bad Seeds’ Mick Harvey’s Favorite Albums
So just continuing on from yesterdays’ post here is some more shit I found interesting once, re-reading bits and pieces now plus for some unknown reason blogging about it. I’ll embedded some songs highlights that just seem totally random but … Continue reading Magazines: Mojo Magazines 2007/8
Pere Ubu – Street Waves (1976) The Screamers – Peer Pressure (1977) Devo – Sloppy (I Saw My Baby Gettin’) (1977) Chrome – Chromosome Damage (1977) Suicide – Ghost Rider (1977) The Normal – T.V.O.D. (1978) Throbbing Gristle – United (1978) Eno And Snatch … Continue reading C-30! C-60! C-90! GO! Post-Punk’s Not Dead!
So my this Friday blog post ends the 80’s were it started! Can I say something really smart to finish off this decade? I don’t know about that and maybe I should have break it up but I got to … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1980?
So do you need some really fucked-up mid-week music or what? Well, I love a bit of that and that’s basically what your getting with this! If you know nothing about the movie, it’s for an Australian film about two … Continue reading New Music: Hounds Of Love (Soundtrack) by Dan Luscombe
What was before The Drones and even before The Gutterville Splendour Six? This! Gareth Liddiard and Rui Pereira seeding the seed of noise and distortion in the period 1994-1998 in this Bong Odyssey project which recorded this never before released, brutal album of what is 100% The Drones‘ sound. … Continue reading Shall Be Released: BONG ODYSSEY by Gareth Liddiard & Rui Pereira (Recordings 1993-98)
Well, 2018 has started out pretty sad at only the second week in with the news broke on this weekend just gone that Frank Lovece of the Primitive Calculators, vocalist and drummer or it should be drum machinist? Of one … Continue reading Classic Albums: Black & White Self-titled by Primitive Calculators + Remembering: Frank Lovece
Who remembers when Nick Cave did the Meltdown fest? That’s a little doco above about it all, below has just turned into another big long Cave post by me. So kind-off flashback show today for Saturday’s post and for some … Continue reading Live Gigs: Nick Cave’s 1999 Meltdown Festival
Oh well, it’s been a week or more since the last post about this book. Now I did think I could do this a bit quicker but maybe it takes a bit more time than I think, even if I could … Continue reading 1001 Albums Book: 1977
So I’ve been AWOL from my blogging for a few weeks or something now but I’m still alive if anyone cares? Various boring reasons why which I will not bore anyone with details, OK? Well, here comes yet another playlist … Continue reading Playlist: The Almost Endless Tracks That Inspired Nick Cave
Right, so after yesterday’s post I reminded myself an old mag article and I’ve just found it this morning in an unpacked box since moving in here over a year or two or something ago, sitting right on top after opening … Continue reading Top Tens: Favourite Albums by Gareth Liddiard (The Drones)
😥 I’ve just write something about this very sad news, yesterday it was announced Fergus Miller of the Aussie act Bored Nothing passed away on the Sunday just gone at the young age of 26 following his battle with depression, which … Continue reading Remembering: Fergus Miller + Cover Versions: 6 old/early Beck Songs
This is happened about a month ago now but because I kind-off stop writing here last month I’ve missed writing about him so I guess better late than never. The ultimate minimal synth punk band’s Suicide singer Alan Vega passed away … Continue reading Remembering: Alan Vega + Cover Versions: Suicide’s Ghost Rider by Rollins Band + Dream Baby Dream by Bruce Springsteen + Sweetheart by HTRK
DON’T BE THERE! MISS THE BALL! So should the poster/flyer now read. Well, very lucky I didn’t plan to go to this festival. It’s just been totally cancellation yesterday and just a few days before it was going to take place. … Continue reading Playlist: All Tomorrow’s Parties Cancel ATP curated by Drive Like Jehu in Manchester
I’ve got to write something about the new album by The Drones called Feelin Kinda Free now that I’ve heard it in full. Well, it seems I’m getting hits now on my old post about it which was just about the … Continue reading New Music: Feelin Kinda Free by The Drones