Good song, just not quite sentimental enough for me. Love the barnet.
Nice live cover of the Loudon classic.
Based on the tune to Auld Lang Syne, this was written by Pat Best and recorded by the group of which he was a member, the Four Tunes. It reached No … Continue readingI Understand (Just How You Feel)
Wonderful clip from 1930. Betty Boop´s creators were so ahead of their time
A former colleague once described as ‘the greatest moment of my life’ seeing Led Zep launch into Kashmir at Knebworth in 1979. Not much of a life, if you ask … Continue readingLed Zeppelin: Kashmir
The Last Town Chorus is basically Megan Hickey and her lap steel guitar. Only two albums; The Last Town Chorus in 2003 and Wire Waltz three years later, which includes … Continue readingThe Last Town Chorus: Modern Love
I don’t see anything particularly ‘valiant’ about running out on your wife and kids, but Spencer the Feckless Fart probably does not run off the tongue quite so easily. That … Continue readingJohn Martyn: Spencer the Rover
This was written by the group’s founder John Sebastian. It was released as their first single in July 1965 and reached No 9 in America. It does not seem to … Continue readingThe Lovin’ Spoonful: Do You Believe in Magic
In memory of Fleetwood Mac’s troubled genius, who died in his sleep at the weekend, aged 73. RIP.
LAST week we left Dr Feelgood in the early 1970s playing their first gigs together in the area around their native Canvey Island. In those early days there were three … Continue readingThe Feelgoods Factor Part 2