One of the Dan’s finest little novelettes – two old queens arguing after one of them brings a rent-boy home. This 2008 live version has Walter Becker on lead vocals; … Continue readingSteely Dan: Gaucho
Like Free, Patto had a wonderful feeling of space within their music. RIP the great Ollie Halsall.
‘I come awake, with a gift for womankind’. Randy old bugger.
Live 2003 version of the song from her eponymous debut album released on Rough Trade back in 1988. And very good too.
Not my usual sort of thing but I do like their debut album and this song, which starts out like Talking Heads’ Psycho Killer.
TEN more of the albums that have given me most pleasure. If you missed any of the three previous instalments, you can find them here. And for the reader who complained last … Continue readingMy Top 100 Part 4
Go on go on go on go on go on go on go on! (Mrs Doyle)
Live rendition of the first track from the wonderful Carrie and Lowell album.
Remember when this smoky-voiced Elvis lookalike was going to be the next big thing?
Longest and probably the best track from the Pink Moon album.