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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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Please Don’t Hang the DJ

Last week, I was invited back behind the decks at Mr McClelland’s Finishing School.  This is what I played. Set #1. Kaiser Chiefs – “I Predict a Riot” Employment [2005] Lash – “Take Me Away” The Beautiful and the Damned … Continue reading

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LIVE REVIEW: Pulp – Festival Hall, July 29th

[Image courtesy of Leah Robertson at The Vine] I’m standing at the front in a sold-out crowd at Festival Hall.  There is only a strong barrier, and about a metre or so of space between myself and the one and … Continue reading

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Headlines – June 10th

Florence + the Machine kick off their US tour next week, and Flo’s dresses have been exclusively designed for her by Gucci!  [Image from People] Pulp are coming!  Pulp are coming! And I’m going to keep going on about it … Continue reading

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Headlines – May 27th

Arctic Monkeys – “She’s Thunderstorms” artwork featuring Alexa Chung. The only source I can find for this is tumblr, so I’m unsure of its legitimacy.  Real or not, though, it looks brilliant. This YouTube video is a must-watch for anyone … Continue reading

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This is Hardcore: Pulp are coming to Melbourne!

Dr Jarvis Cocker and I, December 2009 Presale tickets for Pulp’s Melbourne & Sydney shows went on sale at 9am today, and I’m pretty excited to say that I booked a pair for myself and Glenn.  Don’t worry if you … Continue reading

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Headlines – May 20th

“The Baby-Sitters Club changed my life,” says a 29 year-old man.  Yes, really. Want to be a rock critic? As William Miller did in Almost Famous, you should always look to Lester Bangs for guidance. Have you seen “The Doctor’s … 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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