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Dish Drying Dreams

Soapy detergent suds and a setting sun, to the backing track of the Smashing Pumpkins.  I hope everyone has a dishwasher. Here, at my place, unless I can convince the girls it is their turn, then I am it. The Dishwasher. Not Harvey Keitel The Cleaner. Nothing as cool as that for me. So I […]

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Foos and Weez

I am going to file a compensation claim against the Foo Fighters and Weezer. Dad band! Who the fuck came up with that one? Who cares. This Dad might be passed it, but proved at the weekend he can rock with the best of them. Mt Smart Stadium put a whole lot of people together […]

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THE WORLD IS A STAGE

The Killers, out of Las Vegas, have proven it best Their particular brand of music, is not remotely. Not even close to their own brand. They are doing ‘Brand’ their own way. Good to hear, good to the ear. A good pop song is, and always will be , a good pop song. The Killers […]

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Runnin’ Down A Dream

When those that made you are dead and gone. Sound off the names: Leonard Cohen, Glenn Fry, Prince, Lou Reed, David Bowie…David Bowie for goodness sake!..and now Tom Petty. There are other names I have missed and I have touched on this subject before. It is just, with the passing of Tom Petty of  Heartbreakers […]

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Rolling Stone

Am I too old to rock? If Jagger and co still do it, surely I can too? In February I am off to the Foo Fighters. They aren’t actually my thing but check out their new album, Concrete and Gold. Bloody magic. Backing up Dave, of former Nirvana fame, and his pals, is Weezer and […]

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