The shoegaze Woodstock revisited: photos and memories of Slough Music Festival ’91

July 27, 2018 marks the 27th anniversary of the 1991 Slough Music Festival, a one-day bash in the town’s Upton ...
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Stars that last a lifetime long: Kingsize and the sinking of The Boo Radleys

The other week I went to see former Boo Radleys guitarist and songwriter Martin Carr play at the Borderline in ...
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The Early Years in Cambridge

So far gone: Stewart Nash on the early years of The Early Years

This week sees The Early Years take to the stage supporting Ride at ULU in London. It’s the perfect bill ...
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October 23, 2004: The Radio Dept and The Telescopes

The first ever Sonic Cathedral. The original poster and weirdly stretched font was by Jimmy Young, essentially a stained glass ...
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Benjamin Curtis: pulling the shadows over the moonlight

The School Of Seven Bells and Secret Machines man was an incredible musician and a genuinely good soul ...
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Remembering Nick Talbot and the genius of Gravenhurst

Three years after his death, Nick Talbot is missed more than ever ...
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Front sleeve

Mojave 3 reissue: all you ever wanted to ask about Ask Me Tomorrow

Ask Me Tomorrow is essentially Slowdive unplugged; a special record, with a hushed grandeur all of its own ...
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