Rui Jordao (1952 -18 October 2019)
Angolan born Portuguese footballer has died from heart failure aged 67.
Rui Jordão - Wikipedia
Rui was a prolific goalscorer who began his career at Benfica in 1971.
he also played for Zaragoza (76-77) Sporting Lisbon (1977-87) and
Vitoria Setubal (87-89)...
cheers Gary and Professor Lili Marlene.
i'm a long time BIG BLACK fan. so i knew their cover of 'He's A Whore'.
must have heard the original before but don't remember it being this good -
this is fairly close to what i expected C.T. to be prior to hearing them, that being :
Fukuoka, Japan punks CONFUSE - Spending Loud Night EP (1987)
says recorded 20-8-1983 on cover but this is prior to band starting
so it's probably just a mistake and actually recorded in August 1985 (?).
very distorted Hardcore Punk heavily influenced by Bristol bands
Disorder and Chaos UK...
MacKayes are woven together, through punk rock and beyond / Feature story
great interview from earlier this year with Amanda, Alec and Ian MacKaye.
mostly covering late 1970's - early 80's.
how they got into punk, Ian cutting his long hair, Alec laughing at Ian's new haircut,
11 year old...
fair enough, they are what they are.
before i listened to them on you tube i expected something more RAMONESy
but i was far off the mark.
much like i expected KISS to sound more metal like an english band e.g. PRIEST.
and i listened to probably all the KISS tracks you posted a couple of years...
John Giorno wiki Poet/Artist (1936 -11 October 2019)
Ugo Colombo (1940 -10 October 2019)
Ugo Colombo (cyclist) - Wikipedia
Italian cyclist Colombo turned pro in 1964 and joined Filotex
team the following year (Franco Bitossi led Filotex from 1966-72)
Colombo won three Giro stages in ten...
had to look up who did the original.
maybe the best song i've heard from them.
i want to like CHEAP TRICK but they are too American and not hard enough for my tastes.
they look cool BUT Rick's antics are so contrived here i wonder why he bothers pretending
to be a nerd.
Billy Idol (Generation X)
- a long time US resident. actually technically he was born in Middlesex.
haven't got a lot to say on 2020 debate but i watched Fox News a lot 4 years ago.
they wanted Rubio or Cruz to win.
they were shocked when Trump got the nomination and they (especially Bill...
As I remember it my fave bit in PULP FICTION is where your
man starts crying and promises he'll try and be less sexist in
future and Pam Grier says:
" The path of the righteous woman is beset on all sides by the
inequities of selfish dickheads and the tyranny of evil men.
Blessed is she who in...
never realized that Kim Shattuck from THE MUFFS and WHITE FLAG
was the same person who was in THE PANDORAS and THE PIXiES...
she had ALS a form of motor neuron disease...
Kim Shattuck - Wikipedia
that was a good 'un. i don't think i ever checked out LUDICHRIST (even on you tube)
Cherry Red published a book on crossover during the summer :
Alexandros Anesiadis: Crossover: The Edge - Where Hardcore, Punk and Metal Collide, Book - Cherry Red Records
anyone read this yet ? strange no one...