Archive for the Music Category

America vs Britain

Posted in awesomeness, Music on July 20, 2010 by RevStu

I don't know why these two things work so well one after the other, but they do. I hope one day to be watching this TV channel.

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Half Man Half Biscuit Half Hits

Posted in Free stuff, Music on June 14, 2010 by RevStu

(Warning: contains Spotify. But if you don't have it, read on.)

Users of the controversial legal music-streaming service have become accustomed of late to more songs disappearing off their playlists than being added to them, so the sudden addition of Tranmere troubadours Half Man Half Biscuit to the archives was a pleasant surprise indeed.

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I am officially gay now

Posted in awesomeness, Music on May 30, 2010 by RevStu

Everybody! Say! "OPA!"

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The Greatest Rock'n'Roll Stars

Posted in Music, previously on WoS on April 14, 2010 by RevStu

Malcolm McLaren RIP. This is a version of a piece I originally wrote for WoS a few years ago, reprinted in tribute to one of the world's great chancers. The world would have been a much more interesting place if he'd managed to become the Mayor of London.

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All My Friends Are Insects

Posted in Music on March 11, 2010 by RevStu

(From the incomparable Yo Gabba Gabba!, via Stereogum)

National Festival Of Bargains

Posted in bargains, Free stuff, Games, iPod, Music, Snacks on March 4, 2010 by RevStu

Following a tip-off from alert WoSblog viewer "JBR", I popped down to my local branch of Morrisons this morning in a sceptical frame of mind. The word on the street was that from today until March 7th, the supermarket chain was inexplicably offering a £5 discount on £15 (and £25) iTunes cards. But obviously that couldn't be right – nobody just gives away what's effectively free money, do they?

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You can't stop these kids from dancin'

Posted in Music on March 3, 2010 by RevStu

Why would you want to?

WoSblog recommends downloading the full-HD version with the awesome KeepVid, and watching it about 20 times until you've spotted everything.

(Found: John X)