My favourite 45

Wednesday, 7 February 2007, 23:43 | Category : Uncategorized
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I’ve taken a while this year to get my act together and contributing to the Contrast Podcast. So for the first time since Christmas, I’m back on. And this week’s podcast is a good one to get back on board with. The theme is My favourite 45, and it’s just that. People’s fave piece of [...]

To My Boy

Wednesday, 7 February 2007, 17:30 | Category : Uncategorized
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Unusually for this blog, I’m continuing on the electro-pop theme for a third post in a row. The next stop is Liverpool and Chesterfield two-piece To My Boy.
I’m still not totally sold on these guys to be honest. Their debut single from the end of last year, The Grid, was promising but didn’t quite deliver [...]

Theoretical Girl

Wednesday, 7 February 2007, 9:33 | Category : Uncategorized
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What is it with Southend these days? There seems to be a stream (OK, maybe a trickle) of artists making their way out of the town better known for faded seaside grandeur and chavs. I’ve been there once, and funnily enough the town centre is the mental image I have when I hear radio news [...]