Category Archives: Pop Music

Pel Mel – Rags to Tatters: The Best of Pel Mel

How the superb Newcastle/Sydney Australian 80s Indie pop outfit Pel Mel have thus far escaped a CD reissue is a mystery to me, but it’s great to see that this has finally been addressed with a limited (200 copies only) … Continue reading

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#blogjune – WE’RE ALL DEVO!

Lots of fun this one – a rubber stamp that says “WE’RE ALL DEVO!” in a voice bubble that can be used wherever you please. It works particularly well in unlikely scenarios like the above birdie card, instantly turning any … Continue reading

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#blogjune – Gentle Bubbles

What a great premium – bubble mixture from The Gentle People. Judging by the images these were from around the Simply Faboo album. Gentle person Honeymink gave me this recently. Faboo.

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#blogjune – The Munsters by Morton Cooper

This seems like a good place to start this month-long journey into #objectswalt. Each post  over the next 30 days is going to be something I own and is in some way special to me. First up I offer the … Continue reading

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Record Store Day 2015 – and some of my vinyl treasures

Today is Record Store Day. I’m planning a trip to a few shops later to see what’s on offer, but I won’t be fighting the crowds for door buster grab-em-while-you-can RSD releases, as usual I’ll take my chances later when … Continue reading

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What did I find at the Camberwell Dixons closing down sale?

I’m sad to see it go, but Dixons 2nd hand music & dvd shop in Camberwell is closing tomorrow. Still, a sale is a sale and I couldn’t resist 75% off everything. Here’s some of the vinyl treasures I found … Continue reading

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15 Albums in 15 Minutes

Quick post – I saw this on Facebook and thought I’d do it too. “The rules: Don’t take too long to think about it. Fifteen albums you’ve heard that will always stick with you. List the first fifteen you can … Continue reading

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