Who couldn’t relate to a stiff upper lyric like that?
It is an equally rewarding and frustrating experience
“There is a prostitute in all of us…”
fluttering wing-movements and stuttering synth breaks and fluting woodwind and those stunning voices
Death Rattle – The Stone Roses, Primal Scream, Oasis and the travesty of British Alternative Rock in the 90s
Large elements of the UK alternative press seemed to be waiting for the right guitar band to get behind, the right guitar band to believe in. Ladies and gentlemen, I give you The Stone Roses.
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In response to a request from a friend on Twitter, I’ve collected together some of my more recent writings about Jonathan. And from tomorrow, you can listen to an incredible early demo of ‘The Morning Of Our Lives’ over here. ——————————————————————————————————————————– (from Plan B #18, originally printed in The Stranger) I first heard Jonathan Richman […]
Orange Juice were Glasgow boys manly enough to admit their feminine side was at least twice as enticing as their male.
There’s a new Edwyn Collins album out. You don’t know how happy it makes me, just typing those words.