Friday, 13 April 2018

Another 10 Years Ago

END OF THE ROAD FESTIVAL 2008



Another freebie ( if you ignore buying the magazine because you only wanted the cover mount cd in the first place )

But as it happens not too shabby

Woodpigeon Home Is A Romanticised concept Where Everybody You Always And Forever

Bon Iver Skinny Love

Low Breaker

Mercury Rev Opus 40

Songs Ohia Farewell Transmission

Micha P Hinson We Wont Have To Be Lonesome

The Mountain Goats Sax Rohmer

Two Gallants Despite What You've Been Told

Devon Sproule Old Virginia Block

Wild Billy Childish Again And Again

Jeffry Lewis Systematic Death

Akron/Family Phenomena

A Hawk And A Hacksaw God Bless The Ottoman Empire

Calexico  The News About William

Dirty Three Sister Let Them Try And Follow

This is all fine and dandy but

the thing missing from your life is


yep a selfie of a respected music blogger on his way home while listening to....

Micha P Hinson

I`m so so sorry, cider was much stronger back in the day

Goodnight and Goodluck

Love Jules








Thursday, 12 April 2018

Both Sides Now

The Spirit Of Americana





This was a stonking double cd compilation from 2002 I think ( can`t quite read the label ) but any way up, some good stuff to be had and enjoyed.

Bob Dylan High Water

Lambchop I Can Hardly Spell My Name


Just in case the the artwork used for the cover was tad to subtle



Will Kimbrough Hey Big Sister

Chuck Prophet Summertime Thing

Good Luck and Good Night

Love Jules




Tuesday, 10 April 2018

Bloody Computers

Things all gone tits up with technology lately

I'm playing with a tablet used for taking food orders in a pub (never worked stupid idea) that I've nicked .



PUBLIC ENEMY  Fight The Power

Can’t actually see what this looks like battery ran out now on an iPod touch

Jules




Thursday, 29 March 2018

10 Years Ago



Who would have thought that it was only a decade ago that this cracking compilation was stuck to the front of one the best magazines ever?





Tift Merrit Broken

Thao Swimming Pools

The Magnetic Fields California Girls

Bon Iver Skinny Love

Goldfrapp A&E

Jason Collett Out Of Time

Seven Mary Three Laughing Out Loud

Foxtail Somersault Motionland

Shelby Lynne Pretend

Willie Nelson Gravedigger

De Nova Dahl Shout

Sia Academia

Allison Moorer Mockingbird

Ida (3) For Shame Of Doing Wrong

Joe Rathbone Angel

Parlour Steps Hot Romance

Howlin Rain Calling Lightning Pt. 2

Virginia Coalition Sing Along

Ford Turrell Ghost Of Goodbye

Zox Goodnight

Maceo Parker Shake Everything You Got

Not too shabby

Good luck and goodnight

Love Jules




Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Singer Songwriter

Smug Bastard




Jesse Harris

dont you just hate his self satisfied demeanour,but damn he has a good track record

Some stuff from a Noisetrade sampler

Watching The Sky

Stray Dog

Miyazaki

River Of Stars

I Wont Wait

Rocking Chairs

Oh did I mention he got a Grammy for writing




Oh Well I suppose he has a reason to look a tad smug

As opposed to myself who has done sod all of note during a lifetime

Bugger bugger bugger:  Hah! but still time left.


Love Jules


Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Airfix Kit & Furniture Catalogue

Lets ponder the possibilities


Plus


Equals





cap one
cappellini
nuphonic

Yep some odd promotional package for an Italian trendy furniture company

Tiefschwarz On Up

Playgroup Number One

Gonzales & Peaches Red Leather

Morgan Geist 24K

Ultra Nate Twisted

Fug Thin Air

The Faderflippers Don`t Fear The Funk

Klein & M.B.O. Dirty Talk

Royksopp Epie

Adam Goldstone featuring Sally Cortes Mi Querida Loisaiida

Anjali Hymn To The Sun

Nitin Sawhney Sunset

Koop Waltz For Kloop

The bits of the Airfix kit are like this


and this



as well some other parts of furniture but very small a made of red plastic

Of its day



Jules




Saturday, 17 March 2018

Johnny Marr

IS ON THE COVER OF THE LATEST ISSUE OF



But the CD stuck to the front has none of his guitar noodling, so fuck him 


Instead this lot are featured



Josh T Pearson Straight At Me

And in a former life

Lift to experience These Are The Days 





And these people of whom I nothing apart from the the fact that the great Swamp Dogg features on this track

Mouse On Mars Resume ( some diddly bits should be on top the "e"s but its beyond me )

Swamp Doggs album sleeves are cool as well



Swamp Dogg Synthetic World

Goodnight and Goodluck

Jules


Thursday, 15 March 2018

Burning Down The House


The Late Show on US TV  is a great institution  for political and social comedy but also music, hell you cant un-remember Future Islands on the Letterman Show.



Future Islands Seasons

David Byrne on the Stephen Colbert Show is also impressive but for different reasons



Everybody`s Coming To My House

The chat before is good as well


Jules

Thursday, 22 February 2018