Tag Archives: rock

Hit Me On The Head, it’s Monday!

Waking up doesn’t have to be so bad! Iggy Pop – Lust For Love An absolute classic. I once lost half a tooth attempting to drink beer and dance to this at the same time. The ultimate “throw yourself against a wall” number. Queens Of The Stoneage – No One Knows Sublime guitars over a superb square beat (whatever that … 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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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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The Blessed 80’s UK Collection

A personal collection of my top single releases by UK artists from each year of the 80’s (not necessarily each artists best number), and yes, i’ve avoided U2 on purpose. Joy Division – Love Will Tear Us Apart (1980) David Bowie – Ashes To Ashes (1980) Other top tunes : Grace Jones – Private Life / The Cure – A … read more –>

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Top Tune – December 2012

The Growl – Cleaver Lever Yet another band from the rampaging Aussie scene which has so many great bands right now. The Growl hail from Brisbane and create a beautifully grungy, hard blues sound with a slow menacing beat, perfectly topped off with a classic Black Keys styled vocal. Before anyone accusing them of ripping them off, it’s important to … read more –>

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10 Reasons to Stop Hating Nickelback

Nickelback are the Justin Bieber of hard rock. You’d be considered a complete moron for listening to Nickelback by any true and even not-so-true hard rock fan. Or a fan of any other kind of music that requires brain activity, for that matter. I’ve been thinking about who exactly Nickelback are targeting (apart from 12-year-old girls around 2001, which I … read more –>

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