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by Martinxo
Tue Oct 26, 2004 12:16 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: John Peel Dead at 65
Replies: 15
Views: 1321

He played a wide range of music that helped to widen the more or less punk-only outlook of my teens. Where did I first hear Charlie Parker and Howling Wolf? On JP's show, that's where.
by Martinxo
Fri Aug 22, 2003 8:55 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Greatest cover songs
Replies: 139
Views: 18088

Les Thugs - Moon Over Marin
JAMC - Guitar Man

both wonderful
by Martinxo
Mon Dec 23, 2002 5:01 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Joe Strummer is dead
Replies: 1
Views: 1210

Joe Strummer is dead

Just got into work, looking forward to a day of Christmas drinking fun before breaking up for the hols...and then...an email. Strummer is dead, and now I just feel a bit like crying. The Clash gave me the best two gigs and two of the best albums of my life. Strummer was, in many ways, the Clash, he ...
by Martinxo
Thu Jul 04, 2002 5:17 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Who goes on the GLONO enemies list?
Replies: 8
Views: 2772

Clapout

Surely that fuckwit Clapton deserves hatred from yr esteemed selves
by Martinxo
Fri Jun 07, 2002 5:56 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Delta 72
Replies: 1
Views: 1727

Last year at the Garage in London I saw the Delta 72 who come from Philadelphia. They were quite the most sexy rock 'n' roll band I've seen in years and as much as I like the Stokes etc, this lot really rocked.

Does anyone know what the hell they're up to?
by Martinxo
Fri Jun 07, 2002 5:52 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: NME
Replies: 11
Views: 2659

Not sure what you're talking about lads but the NME is a pile of old shite at the best of times. Did they mention you or what? If they did then I'm well fed-up, I'd hoped I was the only Brit around these parts. (never mind)
by Martinxo
Fri Jun 07, 2002 5:41 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Dee Dee Ramone Dead
Replies: 15
Views: 6270

Fuck, it's true! http://www.villagevoice.com/issues/0224/altman.php Only half an hour ago in a pub in North London with Suanao and we're about to leave and he says 'yeah, I'll get us tickets to see Dee Dee'. And, now I get home and see this. And it's fucking drugs, jeezus, how pathetic. Well pissed ...
by Martinxo
Fri Jun 07, 2002 5:39 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Dee Dee Ramone Dead
Replies: 15
Views: 6270

by Martinxo
Thu May 30, 2002 4:18 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Bands that SHOULD have gone down in a plane....
Replies: 21
Views: 9104

I won't nominate The Cardiacs because they always deserved a more violent death