But Listen: 149: God In A Cone – The Sex Is Fear / Ambassador21 – Human Rage

Over the years I’ve had a whole host of releases sent to me for review. Time is often a factor in whether I can cover releases in any detail – please bear in mind that I run this site alone, funded solely by my own income, and I have a full time job. Read more “But Listen: 149: God In A Cone – The Sex Is Fear / Ambassador21 – Human Rage”

Tuesday Ten: 040: In All Languages

Loosely inspired by other silly posts comparing Euro 2008 to other things (the European Championships of Beer being the best I've seen so far), I'm turning my attention this week to the more international corners of my music collection – and in particular, bands that sing in other languages than English, and indeed perhaps their mother tongue. When researching this entry, it was notable perhaps just how many bands eschew their mother tongue for using English instead: and also, I have excluded acts also that don't use vocals, whether they use a different language for their song titles or not. Read more “Tuesday Ten: 040: In All Languages”

Tuesday Ten: 007: Songs to Annoy Your Neighbours

This week's Tuesday Ten is inspired by our encounters with our rather noisy neighbours over the past twelve months, and indeed is also partly inspired today by my really shitty mood. They appear to be in the process of moving out, at long last, happily – or at least we haven't heard a peep from them since we got back from Paris.
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