The Knife – You Take My Breath Away.
Harry Belafonte – Jump in the Line
Animal Collective – Brother Sport
they might just be the best band ever.
Gustav – We Shall Overcome
Thriller – Michael Jackson. 
[The] Thriller [album] enforced its own reality principal; it was there part of every commute, a serenade to ever errand, a referent to every purchase, a fact of everyday life. You didn’t have to like it, you only had to acknowledge it.
By 6 July 1984…Jacksonism had produced a the system of commodification so complete that what ever and whoever was admitted to it instantly became a new commodity. People were no longer consuming commodities as such things are conventionally understood (records, videos, posters, books, magazines, key rings, earnings, necklaces, pins, buttons, wigs, voice-altering devices, Pepsis t-shirts, underwear, hats, scarves, gloves, jackets – and why were there no jeans called Billie Jeans?); they were consuming their own gestures of consumption. That is, they were consuming not a Tayloristic Michael Jackson, or any licensed facsimile, but themselves Riding a Mobius strip of pure capitalism, that was the transubstantiation.
Greil Marcus, Lipstick Traces
The Wolfe Tones – The Devil Is Dead
PS….just discovered spotify…apologies in advance for potential spam.
Union Maid, originally by Woody Guthrie.
Can we spend a minute appreciating this song?
Jona Lewie – You’ll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Parties
Go On Home British Soldiers
Whether I’m sober or drunk, Irish rebel songs are mandatory on St Patrick’s day.
The Coup will be in Bristol on the 5th of April playing at gig at UWE! [link]
Profits from the gig are going towards the Palestinian scholarship appeal. [link]
£7 NUS, £8 advance and £10 on the door. Available from here.
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