music

Music, it soothes the savage beast doesn’t it? It’s what sets us apart from the birds (oh no.. hang on..). Here are some blog entries about things related to music.

Bamboleo – Prounuciation for British, non-Spanish speakers
January 10th, 2020 by -

An attempt at a pronunciation guide for the Spanish song ‘Bamboleo’, for use by British people wishing to cover the song.

Town Called Malice – The Jam
December 9th, 2019 by -

As socialist anthems go, it’s no “design for life”, and it’s not quite ‘Imagine’, but you know. It’s perfunctory.

Gold – Spandau Ballet
December 9th, 2019 by -

Contains highly encoded conversation of gratuitous sex acts. But, so does every other song ever written by a bloke..

West End Girls – Pet Shop Boys
December 7th, 2019 by -

When Ian Dury wanted to say ‘everywhere’ he said from Milan to Yukatan. Neil and Chris go with Lake Geneva to the Finland Station. But.. they’re both in Europe!?

Parklife – Blur
December 6th, 2019 by -

It’s not about your Vorsprung Durch Technic you know..

Girls And Boys – Blur
December 6th, 2019 by -

Girls who are boys who do boys like they’re.. doh.. I think it’s girls here, or was it boys!!… dammit.. start again!

Come Back And Stay – Paul Young
December 4th, 2019 by -

Come Back And Stay – Paul Young. You start jamming it, and then 3 days later you realise you haven’t eaten.

Girls On Film – Duran Duran
December 4th, 2019 by -

I suppose Simon LeBon must have spent a lot of time watching Yasmin Bleeth doing fashion shows…

Night Boat To Cairo
October 12th, 2019 by -

Night Boat To Cairo. A song in a bizarre key, with great lyrics and an unrelenting upbeat groove.

too much too young
September 6th, 2019 by -

Remember girls, don’t get thissen knocked up! Leave it till you’re staring the down the barrel of the menopause, that’s the sensible thing to do.