Tag Archives: 12″

ROTW – Gorillaz – Gorillaz

  Hello ……. is there anybody there? To put paid to the rumour that I only bought vinyl in 1979 I’ve chosen Gorillaz’ self-titled  album, released in 2001 as this week’s Record Of The Week. I only bought this last … Continue reading

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ROTW – Kate Bush – Strange Phenomena

Talk about Strange Phenomena! I hadn’t heard this track in years and then recently it was played  on Radcliffe & Maconie‘s, The Chain. ‘Nothing too strange there’ you may say, well, a couple of days later my family we’re just … Continue reading

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ROTW – PJ Harvey – Let England Shake

A deserved second Mercury Award for Polly Jean, I got this album from Dan for our wedding anniversary on beautiful shiny vinyl. Miss Harvey’s best work since “Stories From the City, Stories From the Sea”, is compelling stuff. For fans … Continue reading

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ROTW – The Stranglers – Nice ‘N’ Sleazy

Found on The Stranglers‘ 1978 release, “Black & White”, “Nice ‘N’ Sleazy” was the stand out single from a strong third album. The Men in Black are one of my all time favourite bands and tracks like “Tank“, “Toiler On … Continue reading

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ROTW – Simple MInds – Love Song

Taken from Simple Minds‘ 1981 album, “Sons And Fascination”, “Love Song” was a guaranteed floor-filler back the good old days of Newquay’s “Elizabethan Suite” and “The Ops Room” in Porthtowan ……. Cornwall’s answers to The Blitz Club and The Wag … Continue reading

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ROTW – Radiohead-The King of Limbs –

I downloaded my first album today, “wtf, big deal’, I hear you say, ‘the kids have been downloading bits of nothing for ages dude”. What made it special for me was, yesterday I bought my first (new) vinyl LP (yes, … Continue reading

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