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Boom:

I started listening to ‘Indie Cindy’ again last week, and considered again the reaction it was met with when it was originally released a couple of years ago. Look at drowned in sound: “There are worse things in life than being the fifth-best Pixies album” or Paste magazine’s “The songs still sound like pallid . . . → Read More: Boom:

Manta:

I won’t go on about the Pixies gig too much because I’ve gone on about the Pixies too much before and I’m sure to do it again before very long. Whilst I’m not a particular fan of the album as gig format, in the absence of any new material I can see that they . . . → Read More: Manta:

Mind:

A work colleague sent me an IM. “Pixies to play Isle of Wight Festival” it said.

My response, said verbally rather than over IM as he was actually sitting at an adjacent desk was an eloquent and maybe sweary “What???”

But, it turns out to be true.

Five years back, I’d have booked tickets . . . → Read More: Mind:

MP3: Pixies

I'm Your Man – The Songs Of Leonard Cohen

The second step in a developing pattern sees me digging out some vinyl so as to rip a track, and it not working terribly well, which sees me going back to something else. Which is a long way of saying that this wasn’t going . . . → Read More: MP3: Pixies