From the much-visited Another Saturday Night album, another from beltin’ Belton.
Another top tune from the Irishman in the lumberjack shirt.
Via the tonsils of Loudon Wainwright soundalike Eef Barzelay, a choice clip from 2000. Great album sleeve, by the way.
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I wouldn’t have thought Flaco was a fan of University Challenge, but here’s his tribute to its original and best quizmaster.
Atmospheric video from the Aussie rockers. Any band named after a classic Neil Young song can’t be all bad.
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Wistful selection from the singer ditched by Deram in the early Seventies, only to turn into a right cult decades later.
From the brilliant new album Live In Stuttgart, 1975. The playing is top-notch, as you would expect from this mega-talented crew.
Sublime stuff from the Crossroads Festival of 2004; Clappers drenched in sweat and the Beckster looking totally Spinal Tap.