Alternative Rock

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46. Something for the Weekend: Rubicks “Worship”

With their second album, Rise of the Giddy, soon to emerge (at last), London electro-rock foursome Rubicks recently filmed a video for the single “Worship”.
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26. Something for the Weekend: A House “Endless Art”

When A House released their third album, I Am the Greatest, in 1991, the Dave Couse led band scored the first of only two UK top 50’s with the classic single “Endless Art”. Continue reading

22. Something for the Weekend: The Breeders “Cannonball”

With both the Pixies and Throwing Muses beginning a short term break in 1988 following an exhausting tour, Kim Deal and Tanya Donelly formed the Breeders as a side-project, but what originally started as an idea for a dance band, soon transformed into an alternative rock band. Continue reading

19. Something for the Weekend: David Byrne “Glass, Concrete and Stone (live)”

Recorded in 2004 on the BBC’s Jools Holland show, David Byrne put down a fantastic live version of “Glass, Concrete & Stone”. Continue reading

18. Something for the Weekend: The Pop Group “She is Beyond Good and Evil”

The Pop Group were quite simply one of the finest group’s to have emerged from the late-70’s punk scene. Continue reading

Coming Soon (Probably):

Beat Happening "Pinebox Derby"
bis "This is Fake D.I.Y."
Cabaret Voltaire "Nag Nag Nag"
Donna Summer "I Feel Love"
Electrelane (undecided)
Heloise & the Savoir Faire "Odyle"
Kortatu "Nicaragua Sandinista"
Logikparty "Anti Omerta"
Madness (undecided)
Make the Girl Dance "Wall of Death"
One Way System "No Return"
Peter and the Test Tube Babies "Shit British Tour"
PiL (undecided)
Queen of Hearts "Neon"
Sigue Sigue Sputnik "Love Missile F1-11"
Throbbing Gristle "Discipline"
Twin Crystals (undecided)


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