So this is apparently Aficionado’s fifteenth birthday party.
Only quality, legit, re-issues need apply. Hot hippy Moog pioneer on Light In The Attic off-shoot, Future Days.
Best gif ever? Well that’s probably not true. It’s bound to be one of a cat or something….
It has been a very balearic day. These also arrived in the post today courtesy of our friend Piers (who I should mention has a pretty essential looking book out soon – Italo-Disco: A Secret History of Modern Pop). Thanks Piers.
This one is a nice find courtesy of Milo of the Wild Bunch, the flyer for the party of the mix that we posted ages ago on Test Pressing here.
Why Chris Blackwell Is A Genius Part 312. This comes from an interview with Mott The Hoople’s Ian Hunter in today’s The New Review magazine (part of the Independent). The passage has been about Mott manager, and later producer of ‘London Calling’, Guy Stevens, and his cavalier attitude to life when they got onto the...
I’ve just got in from Saddlers Wells after watching Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker’s Fase – Four Movements to the Music of Steve Reich. The piece first premiered in 1982 in Brussels and uses Piano Phase, Come Out, Violin Phase and Clapping Music. It’s not in my skill set to do the work justice with words...