Jay Reatard RIP

Friday, 15 January 2010, 21:36 | Category : RIP
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There have been the odd occasions where I’ve passed up opportunities to see musical legends and then regretted it when they passed away. Similarly, there are many times when I could have gone to see Jay Reatard, but didn’t. But then, when someone is only 29, you always expect there will be another chance. So [...]

Catch me if you can

Friday, 15 January 2010, 0:20 | Category : Remixes
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I’m easing myself back into proper blogging with this pleasing little oddity, an Alan Pownall remix by cool kids Monarchy. Like the Pet Shop Boys, it manages to stay on the right side of cheese, and it’s goodness is largely due to the quality of the original song. It won’t be for everyone, but it’s [...]