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Penguin Cafe Orchestra - Union Cafe



Penguin Cafe Orchestra - Union Cafe

The Penguin Cafe Orchestra was the brain-child of the wildly, musically adventurous and talented Simon Jeffes. His detailed, complex and intriguing compositions were ahead of their time, with elements of found sounds, tape splicing and unusual instrumental combinations forming the music. On any one of the Penguin Cafe Orchestra's albums, you had everything from melodic instrumentals, to sound-scapes that were unique, using everything from water, milk bottles...

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Trembling Bells – The Sovereign Self



Trembling Bells – The Sovereign Self

There can be no doubting either the ambition or the eccentricity of Trembling Bells. The Scottish melody-loving, prog-soloing troubadours have just released their fourth album, decorated with portraits of talismanic writers and musicians from Dante to Dennis Potter, and packed with a set of wilfully bizarre and beautiful tracks. Over everything hangs the antic spirit of The Incredible String Band and Mike Heron, with whom The Bells have recently toured. The ...

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My Giant Steps: A Journey Featuring Mental Illness And Recovery (With Music And Words)

My Giant Steps: A Journey Featuring Mental…

Reflections From A Recovering Mental Patient I proudly present to you this playlist: a musical collage, personal but relevant to many, accompanied by commentary and clickable links. I hope it will help you and maybe inspire you...

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Black Metal Raccoons – Tsuki

Black Metal Raccoons – Tsuki

Like Vampire Weekend and Imagine Dragons before them, Black Metal Raccoons’ chosen name is deceptive. Alex Morelli and Ville Verkkapuro formed the band in 2015 and...

Brigid O’Neill - Touchstone

Brigid O’Neill - Touchstone

Touchstone is the debut album from Downpatrick singer-songwriter Brigid O’Neill. Five years ago she attended a songwriting workshop on Rathlin Island and discovere...

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Shed Seven, O2 Academy, Glasgow

Shed Seven, O2 Academy, Glasgow

When the York quintet took to the stage after an excellent supporting set from Cast and then Elmer Bernstein's theme to The Magnificent seven, these precursors would suggest that a very tightly packed O2 Academy in...

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First Impressions: Inspiral Carpets - Life

First Impressions: Inspiral Carpets - Life

  In a bid to bring you the experience of the first time you listen to a new album (whether you love or hate it) David J. Lownds shares his thoughts after just one play of a ...

HeartSongs - 20171127

HeartSongs - 20171127

Welcome to HeartSongs, our regularly scheduled (probably) look at songs and the people who write them. We spoke to Tornoto songwriter, Lavender Child about her recent single...