Side 1, Track 9: Total Run Time: 36:00 Lloyd Cole and the Commotions: Lost Weekend: 3 Minutes 14 Seconds: 1985 ‘Lost Weekend’ from the album ‘Easy Pieces’ is probably my favourite track of theirs. As a single […]
I bought the book ‘Facing the Other Way: The Story of 4AD’ by Martin Aston yesterday so Episode 13 is a load of 4AD bands, mostly new, but a few old in there as well.
Side 1, Track 8: Total Run Time: 33:00 The Waterboys: A Girl Called Johnny: 3 Minutes 52 Seconds: 1982 I had the first and third Waterboys when they were released, I don’t recall why I never bought […]
Side 1, Track 7: Total Run Time: 29:00 Talk Talk: Life’s What You Make It: 4 Minutes 29 Seconds: 1985 Having given a great deal of thought to what to choose next I gave up and chose […]
On the day this album was released I was in Leamington Spa, which in 1988 had three record stores, and I managed to pick up a copy for the going rate of £4.99. We had […]
Side 1, Track 6: Total Run Time: 24:00 UB40: Food For Thought: 4 Minutes 10 Seconds: 1980 I was pondering where to go next with song choice and decided to go somewhere that would, perhaps, be unexpected. […]
Side 1, Track 5: Total Run Time: 20:00 Squeeze: Up The Junction: 3 Minutes 09 Seconds: 1979 Audio: I would think that ‘Cool for Cats’ is probably their best known song from this era but I just […]