Monthly Archives: April 2012

Nothing Grows in Texas

Children, are you sitting comfortably? Let us begin. This is a video of Australian post-punk group The Sacred Cowboys, in 1984. The self-titled debut album is better than this very silly single suggests. I sent Alex some tracks  from it, … Continue reading

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Dammit, you won’t say it, so I will

Dick Clark, NOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!! What to say? He knew Gene Vincent and Eddie Cochrane, didn’t he? I stand by my earlier comments on Don Cornelius – Dick Clark had his own thing going, but sometimes, it was a pretty good thing. … Continue reading

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Janet, and/or anyone else… Heard from Daisy at all lately?

She was always pulling disappearing acts… but I’d really like to know that she’s ok and hopefully still writing. It’s been about two years since I last heard hide or hair. I do ask because I am a bit blitzed … Continue reading

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What are you listening to right now? (a Punk Planet favorite. . .)

I’m in an 80s kind of mood. David Bowie, Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps) Midnight Oil, Kosciusko The Replacements, Kiss Me On The Bus That last one’s for Alex. Yeah, I guess it’s not the same as Punk Planet. And … Continue reading

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