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Sunday, 21 June 2015 11:17

Is the Only Truth Really Music? Unwrapping The Moment, Part Two of Two

Written by Peter Jachimiak
The lord of all, the money-god,
Who rules us blood and hand and brain,
Who gives the roof that stops the wind,
And, giving, takes away again…
George Orwell, Keep the Aspidistra Flying, 1936.
Sunday, 14 June 2015 17:53

Is the Only Truth Really Music? Unwrapping The Moment, Part One of Two

Written by Peter Jachimiak
Thinking, each one, “Here comes the winter!
Please God I keep my job this year!”
And bleakly, as the cold strikes through,
Their entrails like an icy spear,…
George Orwell, Keep the Aspidistra Flying, 1936.

Spellbound
Spellbound was published by D.C. Thomson & Co. between 1976 and 1978, lasting just 69 issues. Launched on the 25th of September 1976 (with its run ending on the 21st of January 1978),


Went to college, studied art / To be an artist, make a start
Studied hard, gained my degree / But no one seemed to notice me …
Tried cartoons and comic books / Dirty postcards, woman’s looks
Here was where the money lay / Classic art has had its day
The Creation, ‘Painter Man’, 1966.

Sunday, 07 June 2015 11:07

Cross Section, The Band from Quadrophenia

Written by Simon Wells
When 5 teenagers in 1978 saw an advert in the NME that read“Do you want Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll?” you can imagine what they said!The advert was referring to the movie Quadrophenia, based on The Who’s 1973 studio album of the same name.
Sunday, 31 May 2015 15:56

Bish, Bash, Bosh – Growing Up in 70s Aggro Britain, Part Two of Two

Written by Peter Jachimiak


‘Come in from school / My head buzzing with rules’
Jook, ‘Crazy Kids’, 1974.

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