Hysteria. PMS. feelings? (Kate Nash | A Response)

It’s funny how a woman is slayed for expressing anger. I must be hysteric. PMSING HARDCORE. trying to be punk. How about I’m just sick of crap uninspired chart music, bullies and sexism. I’ve been hurt and I’m angry and playing bass and shouting about it makes me feel better. That’s all it is. And if that freaks people out then good.

 Everett True

Song of the day – 425: Royal Headache

Damn. This music is so fine. One minute 30. Why do you need more?

 Everett True

15 Most Read Entries on Collapse Board, 06.07.11 – 12.07.11

The internet is an amazing place. Turntable.fm just made it even better.

 Everett True

Buzzcocks – A Different Compilation (Cooking Vinyl)

Just how hard do you reckon it’d be to put together an incredible Buzzcocks compilation?

 Everett True

Song of the day – 336: Subway Sect

“There is a prostitute in all of us…”

 Everett True

A day in music

Seems to me I most listen to music most any hour, don’t matter day, don’t matter night.

 Everett True

eight ‘classic’ bands… a rejoinder

Julian says: “Everybody’s always like, ‘Oh yeah the music used to be better in the 80s’. No it fucking didn’t.” So what current bands are as good as The Fall, Joy Division, Buzzcocks, The Birthday Party or Dexy’s [sic] in their prime? Not to mention Blondie, Ramones, Jonathan Richman… (This comment originated on another post. I think it’s […]

 Everett True

Song of the day – 200: The Distractions

It’s great! Great, I tell you! None of the poignancy has been diminished by the passing years, only increased.

 Everett True

Songs about Brisbane – 5: The Go-Betweens

[The following was written almost a year ago to the day for my regular column for the Spanish magazine Go Mag. I was trying to capture the feeling of listening to the rain outside my house in The Gap, and futilely searching around in my iTunes for songs featuring the word ‘rain’, before stumbling across what […]

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Song of the day – 163: Las Kellies

Let’s begin with a video. I’ve posted it before, but you’ll forgive me, right?