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I’ve Got You Covered

Radical, sweet, irreverent & funny. Here’s a selection with some of the best cover versions i’ve heard! (and for anyone that knows me, yes, i know i’ve left out my favourite 2!!!) Nostalgia 77 – Seven Nation Army – original by The White Stripes My Brightest Diamond – Feeling Good – original by Nina Simone Jose Feliciano – I Can’t … read more –>

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The Tenderness Of Men

Men …we often get a bad rap, right (and perhaps deservedly so)? Well here’s a selection of songs full of heart, feel and the tenderness of men! Scott Walker – Joanna Jacques Brel – Ne Me Quitte Pas David Bowie – Lady Grinning Soul Frank Sinatra – The Lady Is A Tramp Otis Redding – Try A Little Tenderness Nick … read more –>

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The Dirtiest Playthings

Getting down and dirty! The Birthday Party – Nick The Stripper – from the album “Junkyard” PJ Harvey – Down by the Water – from the album “To Bring You My Love” Tom Waits – Goin’ Out West – from the album “Bone Machine” Nine Inch Nails – Closer (I Wanna Fuck You Like An Animal) – from the album … read more –>

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A Sunny Afternoon Collection

Easy listening to sooth the soul! Burt Bacharah – I Say A Little Pray A song from the king of easy listening. Try to find the Dionne Warwick version ….actually get yourself out the door and at least get yourself an entire best of !!! Nina Simone – Feeling Good Hard to choose from her body of work but this … read more –>

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Prop Bets Taken By Poker Players

This was posted recently on my poker forum by one of our mods, DangerMouse. Thanks to him for this compilation. Poker players are well known for their thirst for betting on almost anything and are often throwing themselves in to all kinds of side (or prop) bets with each other. So heres a few of the crazier prop bets taken … read more –>

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Top Tune – March 2013

  Banks – Before I Ever Met You (2013)   The best Massive Attack tune around that isn’t actually them. Sultry vocals swing around a massive (no pun intended) beat and moody sounds. Sexiest track of 2013 so far. Random Fact: Check out the “S O H N” remix of this song which takes you into even darker, murkier waters … read more –>

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When Synthesizers Ruled The Earth

Although i was born in Yorkshire, i spent my mid-teens at a comprehensive school in the South of England. The schools one great claim to fame (and it’s a stretch) was that two members of the pioneers of synth-pop group, “Tubeway Army” had previously been there. Arguably, they really brought this genre into the public eye with their massive hit … read more –>

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The 2am Psyched-Out Connection

A psychadelic rock collection of oddball and classic tunes. Moby Grape – Omaha Quicksilver Messenger Service – Pride Of Man The Byrds – Eight Miles High The Electric Prunes – Little Olive The 13th Floor Elevators – You’re Gonna Miss Me The Standells – Dirty Water The Balloon Farm – A Question of Temperature The Small Faces – Watcha Gonna … read more –>

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