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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: 7602

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: 7602

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: 2761
Views: 631148

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: 1928

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: 2761
Views: 631148

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: 1928

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: 16885

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: 2012

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: 103646

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: 11677

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: 1416

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: 1374

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 ;)

[mods - please delete if this has already been posted...]
by rich
24 Nov 2014, 00:09
Forum: Blur
Topic: Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots tour thread
Replies: 215
Views: 109848

Re: Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots tour thread

bit of a problem (which is a shame) - about half the tracks on the first disc of the Albert Hall 15 November 2 CD are unplayable... CD2 (the encores) is really good. The first half of CD1 is great too. The second half of CD1 is corrupted. Bugger...will have to contact Abbey Road Studios next week I...
by rich
17 Nov 2014, 21:10
Forum: Blur
Topic: Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots tour thread
Replies: 215
Views: 109848

Re: Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots tour thread

Royal Albert Hall setlist 15/16 November 2014 from RAH website Spitting Out the Demons (Gorillaz) Lonely Press Play Everyday Robots Tomorrow Comes Today (Gorillaz) Slow Country (Gorillaz) Kids With Guns (Gorillaz) Three Changes (The Good, the Bad & the Queen) Bamako City (Mali Music) Sunset Coming ...
by rich
17 Nov 2014, 20:03
Forum: Blur
Topic: Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots tour thread
Replies: 215
Views: 109848

Re: Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots tour thread

bit of a problem (which is a shame) - about half the tracks on the first disc of the Albert Hall 15 November 2 CD are unplayable... CD2 (the encores) is really good. The first half of CD1 is great too. The second half of CD1 is corrupted. Bugger...will have to contact Abbey Road Studios next week I...