Tag Archives: 2017

Shriekback Reach Kickstarter Goal – Shows Booked – That Simple!

Well, we discussed the notion of Shriekback moving out into the world as a live entity and their Kickstarter campaign. Several days ago, it reached its goal and then three UK dates to kick off the UK/Euro leg of their … Continue reading

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Former Ultravox Vocalists Make Moves In 2017

So there it is. Up front and as bold as life. I got an email last night from Jordan, who comments here in occasion. My wife has been holding out for a JF+TM tour of some sort, and when “The … Continue reading

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Now They’re Making Me Buy Cassettes In the 21st Century!

Visage: The Wild Life The Best Of 1978 To 215 UK CASSETTE [2017] Fade To Grey (Main Version) Mind Of A Toy (Main Version) Visage (Main Version) Tar (Original 7 Version) The Anvil (Main Version) Night Train (Main Version) The … Continue reading

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Welcome To “The Machine”

John Foxx + The Maths: The Machine UK CD [2017] The Ghost In The Machine The Other Mother A Dark Illumination Tidal Moonlight Hive Frequency Transworld Travelogue The Iron Bible Animal Mechanical Genetic Hymnal Memory Oxide Vortex Logic Orphan Waltz … Continue reading

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Shriekback Speak The “L” Word With Kickstarter Campaign

Any regulars here will know that I hold Shriekback in pretty high esteem. The band have been fairly active over the years, trickling out an album every 2-5 years [better than most, actually] and of late they have been working … Continue reading

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Record Review: M+M – The World Is A Ball DLX RM [part 3]

[…continued from last post] Following the ferocity of “Don’t Jump the Gun,” “Stuck on The Grid” only retreats a smidgen in its intensity. Here, Mark Gane took the mic with his understated everyman -under-pressure delivery. Dick Smith was as busy as ever … Continue reading

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Record Review: M+M – The World Is A Ball DLX RM [part 1]

M + M [Martha + The Muffins] – The World is A Ball DLX RM Can CD [2017] The World Is A Ball I Watch • I Wait Watching The Boys Fall Down Only You By The Waters Of Babylon … Continue reading

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