Probably my favourite track from their third album.
The accompanying film is pure magic.
Recorded on someone’s iPhone in 2014. Not the greatest version ever, but wonderful to see the old master singing, accompanied by son Joe, who lives a few miles from us … Continue readingNic Jones: Ten Thousand Miles
The avid reader will recall that Mrs Ashworth has already done this as one of her tracks but I say you can’t get enough of Tin Soldier, one of the … Continue readingSmall Faces: Tin Soldier
Blimey, this takes me back. Whispering Bob Harris, Nick Lowe with what looks like a 1s 6d haircut and Bob Andrews giving it rice on the old Hammond. Heaven.
From 1971, chosen as much for the look as the music. It’s taken from the Tago Mago album, which I mentioned in this piece https://am-records.com/2019/01/27/best-little-record-shop/ almost two years ago.
Title song and only decent track on his 2020 album – the rest is rubbish electronica.
From the late Beach Boys drummer’s ‘great lost’ second album Bambu. There’ll be a column about Dennis early in the New Year.
Concluding his brilliant festive country series, Matt says: ‘Ms Krauss brings a touch of bluegrass to this Christmas treasure from 1993.’ Have a good one, y’all, from A & M.
Matt says: Buck and his Buckaroos choose misery over mistletoe on this 1965 heartbreaker.