crackle and pop: the farmers boys – “apparently”

I heard this on John Peel and loved it. I really didn’t know anything else about the band except they came from Norwich. Lots of information can now be found over on the Farmers Boys unofficial website. (Oh, I’d forgotten that they had mild chart success with a cover version of Cliff Richard’s “In the … More crackle and pop: the farmers boys – “apparently”

ear worm: The Cyrkle – “It Doesn’t Matter Anymore”

I was first aware of The Cyrkle via the old CBS sampler album “Today’s Sounds” (1966) which I had picked up cheap in the bargain bins of a local department store in 1967. They had hits with the two songs on this album “Red Rubber Ball” and “Turn Down Day” They were a bit Byrdsy, a … More ear worm: The Cyrkle – “It Doesn’t Matter Anymore”

Music 2014

Its been a good year for both new music and reissues, and these are my highlights of the year. King Creosote – From Scotland With Love His soundtrack to archive film of scottish life was probably my favourite album of the year. You can find out more about the film on the official website “From … More Music 2014