Friday, 30 August 2013

FLYTE - Faithless

Joe writes: Not so long ago bands were dismissed out of hand for referencing The Beatles. Now it seems refreshing. Flyte's other songs are not so Beatles-y, and their singer Will Taylor (formerly of The Ashbies) has it, as you can see from this video. They could be huge.

Thursday, 22 August 2013

FIDLAR - Awkward

Joe writes: This sounded rather good when Zane Lowe was singing along with it earlier.

Sunday, 18 August 2013

Dolly Parton - Jolene - slowed down

Joe writes: This works amazingly well, and Boy George has left a comment on the YouTube

Saturday, 17 August 2013

Sunday, 11 August 2013

Belle Stars - Iko Iko

Joe writes: While in France I heard this track from 1982 on Radio Nostalgie. The Belle Stars were signed to Stiff Records and this became a hit in the US after featuring on the soundtrack to Rain Man, apparently at Dustin Hoffman's suggestion. It's weirdly futuristic and very Xenomania.

Saturday, 10 August 2013