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Tuesday, August 11, 2015

#1039: 1978, The Stranglers, 5 Minutes

August 11, 2015

Fancy some angry music? Ok. You can have a bit of The Stranglers. The Stranglers were the ultimate outsiders – their music is fast, bass driven and bloody aggressive. There was a genuine aura of danger with this lot. Both in terms of look and a totally unique sound. 5 Minutes was released in 1978 […]

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The forgotten strike

August 11, 2015

Last week tube workers on London went on strike for 24 hours – I wasn’t in London at the time, but judging by the hyperbolic coverage on the news it sounded as though poor Londoners had actually been forced to put shards of glass in their eyes, rather than simply overcome the problem for one […]

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