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My Votes for the Triple J Hottest 100 of the Past 20 Years

[image source] This afternoon, Triple J begins their countdown of the Hottest 100 of the Past 20 years, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their yearly countdowns.  I managed to get my vote in right on the midnight deadline last … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about the Hottest 100.

[image] Australia, I want you to take a long, hard look at yourself, and think about what you’ve done. Let us begin with some vaguely interesting, yet irrelevant facts: The first three songs to reach #1 in the yearly Hottest … Continue reading

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LIVE REVIEW: Plagiarism Begins at Home + Shaker Faker – Grace Darling Hotel, Dec 12th

Last night was warm and sticky, and the tiny little bandroom at Smith St’s Grace Darling Hotel was absolutely packed.  Normally, you wouldn’t expect such a crowd for a couple of cover bands, but if you’d seen the calibre of … Continue reading

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#MusicDiary2012 – Day One

Last year’s Music Diary Project was a great insight into the different ways that people listen to music.  I was shocked to discover that I didn’t actually listen to CDs anywhere near as much as I thought I did. In … Continue reading

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Counting Crows – August & Everything After

Recently, I’ve found myself listening to Triple M a couple of nights a week.  At my new place of employment, we’re allowed to have the radio on, and with many of my coworkers being male football fans, it’s always tuned … Continue reading

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MUSIC DIARY PROJECT: Day One

A café in Glasgow If I’ve learnt anything from the Music Diary Project so far, it’s that I don’t listen to music anywhere near as much as I used to.  18 months ago, my life had a seemingly continuous soundtrack, … Continue reading

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UNDER THE COVERS – Episode #3

For the third installment of “Under the Covers”, I decided to celebrate my favourite decade – the 90s – by playing a selection of covers of 90s songs, as well as some covers of earlier tracks recorded by seminal 90s … Continue reading

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