From the daily archives:

Thursday, November 6, 2014

#953: 1979, Joy Division, Transmission

November 6, 2014

Theme week: blistering first singles, and they don’t get much more blistering than this absolute belter from Joy Division (who I’d wager are in Allthatsleft Top 5 bands of all time). I love this song – and the video shows Joy Division in all their glory – we start with Hooky’s typically driving bass, then […]

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Three Reasons Why The Labour Plotters Against Ed Miliband Are Going Nowhere

November 6, 2014

The BBC has reported today that a number of (unnamed) Labour backbenchers have told the Chairman of the Parliamentary Labour Party that Ed Miliband should go. The only thing surprising about this is that it has taken so long to happen. Ever since September’s disastrous leader’s speech, Miliband and Labour have pretty much been in […]

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