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Sometimes an entry for this site is so easy to compose, it is as if it writes itself. Some are less simple and every now and then one comes along which is really, really hard to write. Often that is … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Musical Memory – Part Two

Yes, I know it is Wednesday. Yes, I know I promised you this 48 hours ago. Even so, this is a musical memory with a difference. It is 20 years since Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ came out and, today, The Spectator are … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Musical Memory

It isn’t often that I dislike a song on first hearing it, and then decide later that I love it. This is the first time that I can remember it happening, and it was an important moment, because it marked … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Musical Memory

Today’s Memory concerns my favourite film that I have never actually seen. I know that sounds odd, but read on. Back in the spring and summer of 1980, a huge amount of press was devoted to this film, most of … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Musical Memory

A very short Memory today. This song tells the story for itself and always reminds me of growing up in the 1980s, with the ever present fear of nuclear war and wondering if there was a future to look forward … Continue reading

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