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[ Written by: | 28 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]

Something a little different this week… a straight up 12″ release designed for turntables and the floor. Rare in my world to actually hear the intro beats and stuff that is always culled in a DJ mix – tis a refreshing reminder of ancient times.
As for the track – its nothing special, which is its greatest strength… a solid plodder that makes one smile and nod your head.
“Hot on the heels of the boastfully-titled full-length The Best comes Desert Eagle, Alex Omar Smith’s first 12” of 2016. The title track …

bobs song of the week »

[ Written by: | 15 Apr 2016 | 2 Comments | ]

If I cared for such things anymore I would reckon that the Omar-S album The Best would be a likely contender of my best of list for 2016… but I don’t care about best of lists anymore, or lists full stop, cause I’m old and cranky and can’t remember much so lists are only of use if they are on paper and have insightful things such as “this is bob”, “he lives at 666 havelock lane”, “he’s a badass”… the sort of thing you can present to strangers in case …

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[ Written by: | 25 Sep 2008 | 7 Comments | ]
Frustration and addiction

These last 6 months have been frustrating as fuck for me! Saving, traveling, being broke, and having my records and turntables all packed away have combined to make it an extremely disjointed year in terms of record purchases.
This would be easier to bear if it wasn’t so easy to monitor all the great and interesting music that is still coming out. Subsequently I am still stashing records into a wishlist in the vain hopes that I can go back at some point in the future and purchase some …