Tune of the day #124: The Cure – A Forest



Growing up listening to John Peel whilst trying and failing to be as awesome as the older lads meant, among other things, a relatively early introduc...

Tune of the day #123: Buzzcocks – Orgasm Addict



To my mind one of the greatest songs ever written, by one of the greatest bands ever, certainly my favourite punk band. Hearing Buzzcocks for the...

Tune of the day #122: Vivien Goldman – Launderette



A beautiful dubby post punk breakup number from the year of my birth here. Sadly I don't own this one, and since Madlib sampled it, it's gone to 50 s...

Tune of the day #121: Dead Kennedys – Moon Over Marin



I could dig a little deeper and find some awesome unheard B-Side, but fuck that bollocks! There's nothing I like more than an accidental pop record a...

Tune of the day #120: Martha and the Muffins – Trance and Dance



This week I'm focusing on New Wave and Punk stuff. In that spirit, it would be criminal of me to forget this funky spiralling organ banger from Marth...

Tune of the day #119: James Chance & The Contortions – Contort Yourself



I fancy doing a week of non-darnce mostly Post-Punk and Punk numbers this week, for a bit of a change, so, let's kick this rainy, icy motherfucking w...