Reintroducing Broken Social Scene : Fire Eye'd Boy..........the Canadian indie scene was so great before multi-faced Trudeau.
The music is like a New Order B side, geographically displaced - ie great - and it's one of the best music vids of all time:
Maybe we could have suggestions for great music videos?
Just a suggestion.
I love the Rumble Strips and Motorcycle.........omg, I am becoming so 21st Century.
George Ezra fans (and Sir Kevin Rowland) will be having an orgasm.
We could also do some favourite album art work although it has to go with music you love.
".......The Young Soul Rebels" was one of me big seminal albums. I had to move my head to meet them but quickly decided that Dexys Midnight Runners were one of the greatest groups this country has ever produced. I still believe it. That pleases me as so many early ideas die. I know at 17 I was right on this one, I absolutely adore the distinctive idiosyncrasy of Kev. At Camp Bestival ('09?) I danced to his own favourite soul records with hundreds of others as he glanced weirdly and not without the appearance of malevolence out of a darkened booth. It was so gloriously odd, I almost felt high on it.
And back in the day, I strongly identified with the lad on the cover;
There There My Dear - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZjwUX5MKJOo
Critics snotty at the time.
No 16 in NME's Greatest British Albums, No 42 - Melody Maker All Time Albums, No 93 - The Guardian Best Albums Ever : but then I am thick as a brick on everything but music where I was blessed - no talent : genes plus trauma - with an ear.
(Of all things, SCD tonight had accolades for Eileen off Too-Rye-Ay as 'classic': it is, it will last forever, they were ace)