Sunday, 18 January 2009

Now How can you call that Music?

Inspired, or more accurately, prompted, by the recent re-release of the first 'Now That's What I call Music' compilation; also the Now 25 triple-disc thing last year.. try some choice cuts which for some reason, those with less finely-honed musical taste might ( & have done) pronounce dreadful. Naturally, I don't understand at all.

The unbearable lightness of a farm tractor - Miss Violetta Beauregarde
Odi Profanum Vulgus Et Arceo (2006)
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There's a lovely review of the album : This wasn't music, this was a train wreck. And if you want to hear a train wreck then listen to this... more

Orphans - Teenage Jesus & the Jerks
Orphans/Less of Me single (1979)
Robert Quine is credited as producer - I think he provides the delicate slide guitar too
buy | Lydia Lunch

Mi bori sar Korani - Koçani Orkestar
Alone At My Wedding (2002)
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Wunderbar - Sparks
Lil' Beethoven (extra tracks edition - 2004)
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Fuck Shit Up - The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion
Now I got Worry (1996)
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