Friday, 13 February 2015


germed bugged infected plague ridden unclean unclean sonic boom sneezes eec gooped tissue mountain medicinal afternoon tipples ... a bit of a sniffle...

sarah vaughan - hot and cold runnin' tears


Friday, 6 February 2015

Wednesday, 4 February 2015


here we're iced up frosted in ice breaking pootling down the garden parka over dressing gown first thing seed and buggy nibble spreading blackbirds everywhere peeping nuthatches then basking in the sheltered sun steamy tea dodging the land grabbing robins toggle fastened tight on my favourite jumper...

the lettermen - our winter love


Friday, 30 January 2015

nordic now

well i've proper enjoyed thankyou lester noel week enjoyed it all the way through...  he's still at you know intercontinental abroad far far away all around the world (thankyou) lester noel and henrik balling baffling me with this brand new now where folk can listen to a record 20833 times on a soundcloud whatsit but still be a mystery to pretty much everybody else...

and lester dear if you ever need a quiet boy sample there's a lovely one in here...

anthony newley - lonely boy and pretty girl


Thursday, 29 January 2015


so more beats what with yesterday's being so fine... this was one of their last sadly and my that's some sweet singing...

beats international - the sun doesn't shine


Wednesday, 28 January 2015

new kids tour frenzy

...and then we troll off for a guardian and a packet of hobknobs and mr yogi has the cover of the just in smash hits pinned up behind the till. he is one happy newsagent. cover star clientele. round the corner pop star. jam hot even... ah but we always knew well alright those lucky blighters what'd scrounged a copy of the norman cook featuring lester record with the instrumental that'd turn into dub be good to me on it and this beatless b side which i still insist had only a rotten title to hold it back knew ...

beats international - for spacious lies (beatless version)

and here's the with beats version...

Beats International - For spacious lies from Dee Jay on Vimeo.