Wednesday, 2 July 2014
The 'S' Express
A few days ago, just before jumping into the car and hurtling non-stop down to that there London, I reached into a box buried in the front room and grabbed a bunch of CDs for the road. The box I selected happened to be full of S's and, in addition to a couple of albums each by Stereolab and Spoon, three fine debut LPs contributed to the soundtrack of our journey to, from and around the big smoke. 'Mano' by The Spinanes from 1993, 'Vivadixiesubmarinetransmissionplot' by Sparklehorse from 1995 and 'Reckless Burning' by Jesse Sykes & the Sweet Hereafter from 2002. Here's a sample from each.
'Some things are over Some things go on Part of me you carry And part of me is gone'
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