From the former Hatfielder’s 2010 solo album Stream, with guest vocals by Robert Wyatt.
I only recently acquired Rory’s BBC Sessions double CD and wish I’d done it earlier.
One of my first rock interviews was with Ace bassist Tex Comer, the reason being that he was from Burnley. And a very nice chap he was too.
Wistful song by Bill Callahan about a prison officer taking inmates for a swim. From the 1999 album Knock Knock.
From the magnificent You Can’t Do That On Stage Vol 2; the Helsinki concert. The oft-performed Inca Roads is a firm fan favourite.
I remember when this came out as a single in 1969, a Radio One breakfast DJ, probably Noel Edmonds, introduced it by saying: ‘Here’s little Roger Daltrey from The Who. … Continue readingThe Who: I’m Free
Nice live cover of the Loudon classic.
Wonderful clip from 1930. Betty Boop´s creators were so ahead of their time
A former colleague once described as ‘the greatest moment of my life’ seeing Led Zep launch into Kashmir at Knebworth in 1979. Not much of a life, if you ask … Continue readingLed Zeppelin: Kashmir
The Last Town Chorus is basically Megan Hickey and her lap steel guitar. Only two albums; The Last Town Chorus in 2003 and Wire Waltz three years later, which includes … Continue readingThe Last Town Chorus: Modern Love