Happy Saturday folks! This time the wonderful Mr Justin Thomas has sent me these fabulous previously unseen photos of The T.V. Personalities from 1984! Justin used to run the October Club, Upstairs at The Loughborough Arms in Brixton and this was one of the nights he promoted. The photos are basically just Dan Treacy and […]
Just after I was treated to the wonderful pictures of The Raincoats last week, Justin Thomas got in touch again to say he’d found another batch of pics. This time featuring Swell Maps and The Raincoats. He hadn’t written the date or venue on them as he usually did but thought maybe they were from […]
More of my Dad’s wonderful pictures of my family on holiday on Barra in 1970. You can see pt. 1 of 1970 by clicking here. Here’s me, on what will always be known as ‘Dolina’s Rock‘ to us all. The rock where my cousin Dolina would sit and play guitar and sing. This is just […]
I was working in Our Price Aldershot. I had worked for Our Price Records for a year or so by now and was confident in my role. Sales assistants would get moved to a different shop every few months. The area manager would visit the shop and after a chat with the store manager, would […]
What a wonderful Bank Holiday present from Justin Thomas! These photos of The Raincoats from 22nd September 1978 have never been seen before. Taken at The Crypt, underneath the Great Western Hotel in Paddington. Justin says The Passions also played but he can’t remember which of the bands headlined. The Raincoats formed in 1977 when […]
I’m digging these guys big time. She’s great – brilliant singer, sassy as heck and an awesome bass guitarist too.
Paul Rousseau once blacked out at a rave when taking off a sweatshirt he came to, halfway through the procedure with his arms up and the body wrapped around his head, feeling trapped and claustrophobic his friend Jo rescued him by pulling the jumper back down again. The song is “Somewhere (there’s a place […]