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Dome #1 – A little retro punk pleasure

Punk brought us many diverse pleasures, the best of which remain little known and still cushioned in a kind of semi-permanent underground where the authentic gather (one presumes) to laugh at the record collections of the rest of us. In order to gather a little cred with these folk (whoever “they” are – and we all […]

Wire’s 100 Records that set the world on fire while no one was listening. 66 – 70

We’re in the 1980’s now with this wire post, and as you will see from the list, what pop is just starting to pick up, avant-garde was done with in the late 1970’s. It’s an exciting time for music with the sophistication of the electronic sounds. I’m all abuzz writing this to find out that Konrad Becker […]