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The Half Monty

I won’t be taking off all my clothes in Sheffield on Tuesday November 9th. But I will be exposing my songs to the lucky people of Sheffield that evening.

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Alien Envoy Live

DUBLIN FRIDAY OCT 29 – PROJECT ARTS CENTRE SEE HEAR: ALIEN ENVOY Live + 3 Short Films by NICK KELLY www.projectartscentre.ie LONDON WEDNESDAY NOV 10 – 12 BAR CLUB 26 Denmark Place, WC2H 8 NL Bookings 020 7240 2622 www.12BarClub.com

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Renaissance Mania?

This Autumn I will be releasing two quite different artifacts into the public domain – “Nine Lives” (a record) and “Shoe” (a short film).   Not for the first time, I find myself struggling for a simple answer when new

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The Best New Band I Didn't See At EP10

Managed to see loads of great bands at this year’s Electric Picnic – but the album that I felt compelled to purchase in Tower Records as soon as I’d rinsed the mud from my wallet was of somebody (a) I’d

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The Future Of The Blue Nile, according to Peter Hook…

They don’t have one, in his opinion.  More graphically (and not unkindly) he said that bands like them who don’t necessarily want to spend their life touring to fund the recording of their (in the case of TBL, transcendentally beautiful)

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The Zen of Jiffy

The past 72 hours have been crammed with cramming.   Jiffy bags of various dimensions had been purchased in vast quantities.  Ditto stamps in a range of denominations.  The new CDs had finally arrived from the printers in all their

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Do Aliens Dream Of Electric Picnics?

You betcha.  And they’d love to have played next weekend’s if only they hadn’t been quite so many light years away from album release when the line-up was booked.  Still, the extraterrestrial ambassador’s plan is to stalk all the most

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