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Classical v Rock: Delta Sleep and Axes

Last month there was a bit of a debate around whether 6 Music should replace Radio 3 on FM. Classical music tests musicians’ awesomeness and showcases their techniques. We tried that in rock music and ended up with Prog. And … Continue reading

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Slowly Rolling Camera vs the Middle of the Road

The old saying is if you stick to the middle of the road you get mowed down, and possibly made into some dubious taxidermy (the latter part may just be my addition). The joy of being an alternative music fan … Continue reading

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Invest in festivals: 2000 Trees

About a quarter of a million were at Glastonbury, but for me and a few mates, 2000 Trees was our first festival of the year. I went to¬†Reading religiously for over¬†of a decade, but there’s something awesome about attending a … Continue reading

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Getting into new / old music

I’m someone who’s a little predictable with my music buying habits. I obsess over new music, and rarely look backwards. It often takes lifts in friends’ cars for me to be reminded of amazing music that I have in my … Continue reading

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Let go with Letlive

I’ve hit the big 3-0, but my mellowed out music tastes have yet to affect the predominantly heavy stuff I end up seeing live (I’m listening to Johnny Flynn’s Country Mile whilst writing this after a stressful bit of work … Continue reading

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