Category Archives: Music

Stevie Wonder – Superstition Live on Sesame Street 1973

This is worth watching right to the end…great instrumental stuff and the kids’ crazy dancing. PS – Hi all. I moved back from the Pacific ages ago. I quit my increasingly shit job at Uni last year and I am … Continue reading

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Chrissy Amphlett – Nooooooooooooooo!!!!

Dammit, people. Dammit. As K- once sang to us: “Fuck cancer!” She was dealing with MS at the same time. Dammit. GODDAMMIT. She was too young.

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Hey Alex

Do you want a guitar? It’s an acoustic guitar. My neighbor gave it to me, and it plays and sounds ok (not great), but I don’t really need two, do I? And you mentioned on your now-defunct blog that you … Continue reading

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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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Blog feministskoi punk-groupui* Pussy Riot

Screw this. I can’t type in Cyrillic letters on this thingy. Fuck this. This should probably be sub-titled: “Two Grrrl Riot.” The blog is here – I can only read a little of this, but who cares? Just look at … Continue reading

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1979

When I was 9, I traveled to the UK with my family. We saw trendy punks in London. There were hundreds of them. They wore a lot of tartan and leather and had bright hair and they used to play … Continue reading

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Don Cornelius: NOOOOOOOOOOOO!

Dammit. He apparently committed suicide. In the 1970s, as a kid who was perpetually uncool*, THIS MAN represented the coolness that I could never possibly achieve. Hell, he even made disco seem cool. On Saturday morning TV, it was never … Continue reading

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Your Hair’s So Wild!

‘Sup, jerks. I’m here, a little leaner and a little meaner for the New Year. I’m posting a video for you of some REAL rock’n’roll from back in the day: I don’t know what the rest of you red-blooded adolescent … Continue reading

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