London record shops 1: Pure Groove

Friday, 27 June 2008, 16:01 | Category : Uncategorized
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So here’s another Daily Growl occasional series. It’ll probably be less regular than Singles going steady, but hopefully a lot more frequent than Whatever happened to…. We’ll see. As the title may suggest, it’s quite simple – all about London record shops. The plan is to compile a sort of guide to record shops in [...]

Radiohead @ Victoria Park, 25 June 2008

Friday, 27 June 2008, 12:30 | Category : Uncategorized
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It’s been an issue at Radiohead gigs since the start of the decade, but I wondered again on Wednesday night how many people in the 20,000-strong crowd in Victoria Park last night really just wanted stadium singalongs. If they did, they got a chunk of these in a crowd-pleasing first encore, but generally it wasn’t [...]