Tag Archives: John Cale

Daily Playlist 02/03/2013

Suspended Variation V – Tomasz Stanko Quartet I’m A Man – Al Green Seasick, Yet Still Docked – Morrissey May God Protect Your Home – Hefner Old Marcus Garvey – Burning Spear The Morning – The Weeknd End of May – Keren Ann Rhythm of Cruelty – Magazine This Light Is For the World – […]

Daily Playlist 01/02/2013

We’re Going To Be Friends – The White Stripes Reconstruction Site – The Weakerthans Sleeping Pills – Suede Pretty – The Raincoats Machine Gun Ibiza – Prefab Sprout Hell of a Summer – The Triffids Headache For Michelle – Au Pairs Meo Blodnasir – Sigur Ros Angel Of Love – Prefab Sprout Queen of the […]

Cristina – Things Fall Apart

          In an era before Aguil-era, the only Christina worth mentioning was Cristina Monet. Her connections were impeccable: the great grandniece of the painter Claude Monet; a wealthy, socialite who, as a child, was babysat by Basil Rathbone, the quintessential Sherlock Holmes; a woman who married the heir to the Mothercare […]

Amsterdam Playlist

              As I’m off to Amsterdam for New Year, I thought I’d put together a list of my favourite songs about my favourite city. Despite similarity of titles they are all different songs, apart from Scott and Brel of course. 1/ Amsterdam – Scott Walker (twinned with Mathilde, another […]

Christmas Playlist Top 20

  Having recently stayed at a hotel in North Somerset where they only had 3 cds, one of which was a Christmas compilation, I found myself constructing my own ideal Christmas playlist. 1/ Christmas Wrapping – The Waitresses (any song that starts “Bah Humbug” and then paints a picture of life in New York over […]

Mathilde Santing – She Goes To My Head

          I lived in Amsterdam for a couple of years in my mid twenties. When I was around Rembrandtplein,  I would often go to the art deco bar, Cafe Schiller, where the soundtrack always seemed to be Marvin Gaye’s ‘Here My Dear.’ But my local bar in the Jordaan would always […]

Daily Playlist 23/05/2012

Amsterdam – Jacques Brel Sound and Vision – David Bowie My Beautiful Sinking Ship – Devics Transgressions – Denim You Trip Me Up – Jesus and Mary Chain Calling It Quits – Aimee Mann Don’t Let me Be Misunderstood – Nina Simone House Of Cards – Radiohead Justice Aversion – Smog Deadly Rhymes – Roxanne […]

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