Tag Archives: Blow Monkeys

Record Review: Blow Monkeys – Staring At The Sea

The Blow Monkeys: Staring At The Sea UK CD [2009] Steppin’ Down Hanging On To The Hurt The Killing Breeze Seventh Day Staring At The Sea What It Takes Prayin’ For Rain One Of Us Is Lying Face In The … Continue reading

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If It’s Spring, It Must Be Crowdsource Time…

Last year around this time, you could tell it was Spring because all of the crowd-sourced projects were in bloom! Seemingly at once. I had Mari Wilson, Dr. Robert, and Billie Ray Martin all coming to a head at once.  This year … Continue reading

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Record Review: The Blow Monkeys – It Pays To Be Twelve

The Blow Monkeys: It Pays To Be Twelve UK 12″ [1988] It Pays To Be Twelve This Is Your House Digging Your Remix This has been a long time coming! 27 years ago I bought every Blow Monkeys single that I … Continue reading

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Blow Monkeys Crowdsource New Album for 2015

Back in 2007, The Blow Monkeys, first waded into the waters of crowdsourcing when they funded their excellent “Devil’s Tavern” [2008] return album with money that a small portion thereof came from yours truly. For my donation, there is my … Continue reading

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Finest Remixes [part 2]

Yesterday we began a thread for what commenter Echorich deemed “Epic Epoch” remixes. 12″ remixes that were so astounding that they justified all of the dreadful remixes that make up the bulk of the form. Right now, I’m in a … Continue reading

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Record Review: Blow Monkeys – Atomic Lullaby

Blow Monkeys: Atomic Lullaby UK 12″ [1984] Atomic Lullaby [ext.] Kill The Pig My Twisty Jewel After hearing that the first two Blow Monkeys albums were being given DLX RM status later in November, I have made a bee-line for … Continue reading

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Want List: New Blow Monkeys DLX RMs

Here’s a happy coincicdence. I was just enjoying “Atomic Lullabies” last week, the 2xCD “best of” by The Blow Monkeys that contains a delightful second disc of B-sides. I was noticing how the band’s sound changed through each album, cutting a … Continue reading

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