A bumper round up this week – new songs from The Decemberists, Steve Earle & The Dukes, Saintseneca, the mighty Killing Joke, cover songs from Iron & Wine and Okkervil River and plenty more besides. The Decemberists – Why Would I Now? Saintseneca – River Alela Diane & Ryan Francesconi – Shapeless Killing Joke – I Am The Virus The Lovely Eggs – Goofing’ Around (In Lancashire) … Continue reading Twenty Songs You Should Have Heard This Week (Part 1)
We love spiky down-to-earth punks Eagulls. And we used to love Killing Joke. And we certainly loved their apocalyptic single Requiem when it came out way back in 1980. And now you can have Eagulls rather natty take on the aforesaid, doom laden classic. Altogether now: Man watching city fall The clock keeps on ticking He doesn’t know why He’s just cattle for slaughter [Or download via Rolling … Continue reading Eagulls Cover Killing Joke
The tunes playing on Radio 6 this morning in tongue-in-cheek honour of National Goth Day made us all nostalgic for our very own black and purple tinged youth, when Wayne Hussey and Andrew Eldritch ruled the airwaves (sort of) and Fields of the Nephilim kept Homepride in business. Here then for your listening and reminiscing pleasure, as the witching hour approaches, a 13 song mixtape … Continue reading World Goth Day: A Nostalgic Mix!