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by rich
10 Jan 2015, 22:08
Forum: Blur
Topic: Blur-related attractions in London?
Replies: 41
Views: 17540

Re: Blur-related attractions in London?

woo~ thanks a lot everyone. I was actually in hyde park in 2009 for the 2nd gig. Staying right around the corner from Goldsmith's now, will definitely try to find Primrose hill and see if the inscription is still there, and however many other stuff i can fit in these days. Fingers crossed for meeti...
by rich
10 Jan 2015, 20:56
Forum: Blur
Topic: Blur watch.
Replies: 19
Views: 4662

Re: Blur watch.

well someone's put one on ebay - £20 starting bid...
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BLUR-THE-GREA ... 3a9fb8cd57
anyone here? ;)

rich 8-)
by rich
10 Jan 2015, 20:52
Forum: Blur
Topic: Blur profile
Replies: 38
Views: 8480

Re: Blur profile

I do these band profiles on my blog to give a general overview of some of my favorites and I finally got around to doing one on Blur! I'm sure no one here will learn much in the way of new material since we're all huge fans here, but thought some of you might still find it fun to read: http://www.r...
by rich
07 Jan 2015, 19:15
Forum: Blur
Topic: PM D.Cameron in Alex's home during New Year's Eve
Replies: 25
Views: 6515

Re: PM D.Cameron in Alex's home during New Year's Eve

true - blur as a band has always been a broad church, politically speaking...

[and on a personal note, I'm a labour supporter employed by a leading tory - so, you know - life is complicated!]
by rich
05 Jan 2015, 21:15
Forum: Blur
Topic: PM D.Cameron in Alex's home during New Year's Eve
Replies: 25
Views: 6515

Re: PM D.Cameron in Alex's home during New Year's Eve

whose leg though...
by rich
11 Dec 2014, 11:26
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: The Beatles Thread
Replies: 2752
Views: 519909

Re: The Beatles thread

OK - if you were going to drop Penny Lane and Strawberry Fields into Sgt Pepper - where would you put them?
by rich
09 Dec 2014, 22:15
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: RIP Ian McLagan
Replies: 3
Views: 1643

Re: RIP Ian McLagan

and isn't PP Arnold wonderful :)

she's still going strong, it seems http://www.pparnold.com/

rich 8-)
by rich
08 Dec 2014, 19:32
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: The Beatles Thread
Replies: 2752
Views: 519909

Re: The Beatles thread

new macca single out today! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=163_C5UVU-I&feature=youtu.be "Hope For The Future New Single — Out Now! Today sees the global release of Paul’s latest single 'Hope For The Future' taken from the biggest entertainment release of the year; the video game 'Destiny'." bit cor...
by rich
05 Dec 2014, 22:07
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: RIP Ian McLagan
Replies: 3
Views: 1643

RIP Ian McLagan

bugger - another one...

His organ and piano defined the Small Faces sound as much as Steve Marriot's wonderful vocals, I reckon...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6vWTtx_PxPo
by rich
02 Dec 2014, 01:04
Forum: Buy, Sell & Swap
Topic: Buying: Don't Bomb When You're The Bomb
Replies: 19
Views: 15599

Re: Buying: Don't Bomb When You're The Bomb

keep looking - you may get lucky...
I got one on ebay last year when it was mis-described as "blur very rare 7 inch THINK TANK 2003" :D
cost me about 30 quid...

rich 8-)
by rich
28 Nov 2014, 13:20
Forum: Buy, Sell & Swap
Topic: Graham rare CD's for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 1736

Re: Graham rare CD's for sale

hey - just realised it was you I won these off on ebay!

rich 8-)
by rich
27 Nov 2014, 19:29
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: What bands have you seen/going to see live?
Replies: 209
Views: 95485

Re: What bands have you seen/going to see live?

saw Damon week before last at the Albert Hall :)
next week it's Temples and the week after it's Viv Albertine - both Rough Trade East freebees :)
by rich
27 Nov 2014, 19:22
Forum: Music Is My Radar
Topic: Favourite albums/music of 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 10817

Re: Favourite albums/music of 2014

My humble piece on my favourite music of the year http://words-in-a-jar.blogspot.co.uk/2014/11/a-year-of-music-my-top-20-albums-of-2014.html fab review Miki - great to have a proper writer on the team! :) It has been a good year for new music - think I've bought more new stuff this year than I have...
by rich
27 Nov 2014, 13:59
Forum: Blur
Topic: Africa Express does Terry Riley "out this week"?
Replies: 1
Views: 1251

Africa Express does Terry Riley "out this week"?

from today's Guardian, 27th November 14: "[Terry Riley's] In C, the groundbreaking piece he first performed on 4 November 1964, may have become an “ism” but it is no artefact: for its 50th anniversary, tributes and reinterpretations keep coming. A new version – recorded by Damon Albarn and his Afric...
by rich
24 Nov 2014, 00:35
Forum: Blur
Topic: Starshaped
Replies: 1
Views: 1215

Starshaped

found a good version of Starshaped online http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vj7I52DFY50" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

get it while you can ;)

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