From the daily archives:

Thursday, December 1, 2011

#342: 1986, The Bible, Mahalia

December 1, 2011

I remember sitting in my lounge after school on Friday, watching The Tube, which I did every Friday and hearing this song. I thought that it was brilliant. I loved the bassline, I loved the lyrics, I even loved Boo Heweredine’s look, which seemed Morrisseyesque to me – damn it, I even loved the sax […]

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The Autumn Statement: The Coalition’s Latest Shame

December 1, 2011

I’ve been forced to do some actual proper work over the last week – which has kept me away from this blog. What I didn’t miss though, was the sound and sight of the Coalition Benches of the House of Commons cheering George Osborne’s Autumn Statement. There can be only two types of people who […]

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#341: 2004, Drive-By Truckers, Carl Perkins’ Cadillac

December 1, 2011

After a couple of days with no posting as a result of busyness all round from the Allthatsleft team we are back up and blogging.  It is day 5 of songs about other artists week and it sees us back with Alabama’s finest: Drive-By Truckers and a song from the superb, The Dirty South, which […]

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