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Now that I’ve managed to see Animal Collective, I figured this could do with a repost (since it’s behind a cut it’s hardly too great a crime..) The following is the current list of bands I’ve seen live: Bjorn AgainThe Corrs (22nd December 1998)REM (22nd June 1999)Semisonic (October 1999)Live (8th December 1999)Everclear (report)Lifehouse (ramblings)Eminem (8th […]

Mar 31st, 2009 | Filed under LiveJournal Import
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I managed to give myself a huge blister on my thumb from playing guitar this evening.. Oh how I’ve missed that.. And it’s not all that important since I can use a pick next time I want to play, so the lack of a thumb is not an issue.. Importantly, my guitar was mildly out […]

Feb 10th, 2009 | Filed under LiveJournal Import
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I’ve discovered NME’s secret.. They talk about music that is so forgettable that they can talk about it a week later, and introduce it as “new”. Repeat to fade. Tweet

Jan 30th, 2009 | Filed under LiveJournal Import
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Songs I have bought in the last two days: Leona Lewis – Run Take That – Greatest Day Girls Aloud – The Loving Kind Badly Drawn Boy – Donna and Blitzen Sebastien Tellier – Divine The Divine Comedy – Songs of Love Of these, I must confess that the best song is Girls Aloud.. It’s […]

Dec 28th, 2008 | Filed under LiveJournal Import
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The guy who sits next to me at work has tickets to see Coldplay, supported by Girls Aloud. Naturally this gives me the perfect opportunity to wax lyrical about the way in which Girls Aloud employ catchy hooks in a departure from the cynical ballad style of other contemporary manufactured pop groups, and in doing […]

Dec 22nd, 2008 | Filed under LiveJournal Import
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1. Play your music library on shuffle.2. For each question, press the next button to get your answer.3. Write down the song name in answer to each of the following questions – no cheating If someone says “Is this okay?” you say..?Halfway Decent What would best describe your personality?Crawling with Idiot What do you like […]

Dec 17th, 2008 | Filed under LiveJournal Import
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Looking through my list of gigs, I’m slightly annoyed that some of them passed without mention in my journal. It’s not to say that my journal should be an exhaustive list of everything I’ve ever done, but still, I think I would prefer to have written about some of those things. There are things that […]

Oct 13th, 2008 | Filed under LiveJournal Import
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I have reached a conclusion, at last… The greatest movie ever made is Back to the Future. Without a doubt. Though a thought did occur to me.. Here’s a rough summary of the trilogy: Marginally petulant kid, dissatisfied with his life, meets older gentleman for excitement and adventure. Older gentleman dies. Kid eventually triumphs. Sequel […]

Oct 2nd, 2008 | Filed under LiveJournal Import
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I’ll take her home after midnightAnd if she likes I’ll tell her liesOf how we’ll be in love by the morningAnd I don’t think she’ll know that I’m saying goodbye… I’ll admit, I don’t entirely know how other people’s taste in music works.. For me, I find that mostly, my taste in music aligns to […]

Sep 25th, 2008 | Filed under LiveJournal Import
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It’s still familiar to meSends a thrill right through me’cause those chords remind me ofThe night that I first fell in love toThose magic changes It’s funny how my taste in music ebbs and flows.. I’ve been listening to some songs right now that I haven’t heard in ages, and one of the best things […]

Sep 24th, 2008 | Filed under LiveJournal Import
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