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by Shinesalight
Tue Jun 12, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: New LOW
Replies: 5
Views: 348

Re: New LOW

I thought of you today James when I got this mail from Resident Records:- "there are many, many artists/bands that consistently deliver for us. those that have come to help define what we think of as the beating heart of resident. those that we come back to time & time again. those that have surfed ...
by Shinesalight
Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 451
Views: 27488

Re: New Spiritualized Album - 2018

Tour dates up on the site. Only one UK date....London on 21st Sept....and £45 a ticket!!! :shock:
by Shinesalight
Sat Jun 09, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 451
Views: 27488

Re: New Spiritualized Album - 2018

New one's up...."The Prize"
by Shinesalight
Fri Jun 08, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Gruff Rhys (SFA) : Babelsberg
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Re: Gruff Rhys (SFA) : Babelsberg

I've got to pick up my copy from Resident in Brighton this weekend (hopefully). Really looking forward to hearing this.
by Shinesalight
Tue May 29, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5101
Views: 306316

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

Laz69 wrote:
Tue May 29, 2018 7:48 am
The New Asteroid #4 album... man, its so fucking good! 8)

And i get to see them later this year too for the first time EVER!!!! :D
Where did you pick this up from Laz? I'm keen to get this too.
by Shinesalight
Sun May 06, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1465
Views: 116865

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

toomilk wrote:
Sun May 06, 2018 1:52 am
June 7th: A Place to Bury Strangers in San Diego - my band is opening up for them
Hey Toomilk, have you got a Bandcamp page or link to some of your music?
by Shinesalight
Mon Apr 30, 2018 7:38 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue
Replies: 98
Views: 4380

Re: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue

The Mogwai LP is OK. I have it on a double 10" which is simply excellent, but I'm not sure it is 100% kosher, so a legitimate release is nice. I thought I already had the original version of Ten Rapid so didn't bother with the RSD version. Just double checked now and it's "Kicking A Dead Pig" and "...
by Shinesalight
Fri Apr 27, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: Spectrum, Tuesday, May 8, 2018, The Moth Club
Replies: 6
Views: 358

Re: Spectrum, Tuesday, May 8, 2018, The Moth Club

I just moved to Basel from Munich and was bemoaning the lack of shows and then this http://www.kaserne-basel.ch/en/musik/Spectrum__UK/______lbl_2018-04-19 :D I wish more gigs will come to Stuttgart when I move back. I might need to take a train down to Basel for these great gigs. M Are you moving b...
by Shinesalight
Fri Apr 27, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Teenage Fanclub - 3-night retrospective - 4 cities
Replies: 6
Views: 193

Re: Teenage Fanclub - 3-night retrospective - 4 cities

The third night supposedly will have a selection of b-sides and rarities from the entire Creation years... got a ticket for the first night - Bandwagonesque and Thirteen for me! :D Although i would have went for a Catholic Education/The King night over that 8) 8) 8) Wasn't "The King" released in 19...
by Shinesalight
Wed Apr 25, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue
Replies: 98
Views: 4380

Re: Fucked Up Inside - RSD Vinyl Reissue

I put this up on the "good to be back" thread.... still managed to grab exactly what I wanted... Neil Young's Tonights The Night at The Roxy, Brian Eno/Kevin Shields split 12", Gnod/White Hills LP and the FUI reissue, which I can confirm sounds much clearer/louder than the original. Its a heavy slab...
by Shinesalight
Mon Apr 23, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool Psych Fest
Replies: 23
Views: 954

Re: Liverpool Psych Fest

Bristol Psych Fest in July anyone? http://bristolpsychfest.com/line-up/ The Heads, Anthroprophh, Pigs x 7, Nebula, The Cosmic Dead, Wolf People, Night Beats among others. £20 - £30 for that lot seems decent. I'm giving Bristol some serious thought. That Heads announcement certainly increased my int...
by Shinesalight
Mon Apr 23, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Its good to be back
Replies: 15
Views: 437

Re: Its good to be back

Thanks guys for getting us back up again. I too thought it was the end of it all and that would have been a real shame. RSD was a decent this year, the usual sat outside Picc Records at 2.45 am !! The first people in the queue at Resident in Brighton got there at 6.30am....on the Friday morning! A g...
by Shinesalight
Thu Feb 22, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Serious post...
Replies: 2
Views: 300

Re: Serious post...

Yep, I went to see The Myrrors last night and can second Laz's praise for them. This is the second time I've seen them and despite a rotten dose of man-flu I just had to get out of my sick bed to see them. I still don't understand Laz's and Niamh's love for the sub-stadium-rock of Desert Mountain Tr...
by Shinesalight
Sat Feb 10, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool Psych Fest
Replies: 23
Views: 954

Re: Liverpool Psych Fest

Soccer96 are at the dancier end of the psych spectrum. Just a drummer and synth/effects guy. Drummer is fantastic and I always have a soft spot for a band with a decent drummer.
by Shinesalight
Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool Psych Fest
Replies: 23
Views: 954

Re: Liverpool Psych Fest

It has been and gone now for this year, and is a long long way from Liverpool, but has anyone tried out the Lewes Psych fest? This is the town known for its quite over the top and slightly Paganish? fire festivals each bonfire night, so I can imagine a bit of pysch would go down well. http://www.me...
by Shinesalight
Thu Feb 01, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: 2018
Replies: 19
Views: 1498

Re: 2018

angelsighs wrote:new Bardo Pond out imminently

https://bardopondmusic.bandcamp.com/album/volume-8

Really loving this. Hope they come back to Brighton sometime soon.
by Shinesalight
Thu Jan 25, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: 11 Publishing
Replies: 6
Views: 344

Re: 11 Publishing

Wow Simon, great effort man. I can't play the guitar or anything but do love the whole ethos of effects pedals. Something incredibly geeky about them but amazing how these little things can make such a massive impact to the overall sound of a band. Super cool stuff.
by Shinesalight
Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:22 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: NEW RIDE
Replies: 80
Views: 18094

Re: NEW RIDE

The Ride acoustic show is already sold out. My wife is gutted. Hopefully we can pick up a couple of tickets somewhere.
by Shinesalight
Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: NEW RIDE
Replies: 80
Views: 18094

Re: NEW RIDE

angelsighs wrote:Ride are playing a one off acoustic show in Worthing- 28th April.
not too far from Brighton huh Shines? ;)
Nearer to me than Brighton in fact. :D
by Shinesalight
Mon Jan 15, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool Psych Fest
Replies: 23
Views: 954

Liverpool Psych Fest

I was thinking of taking a year off of LPF but looks like the decision has been taken out of my hands anyway:-

http://www.liverpoolpsychfest.com/2018/ ... -in-drone/
by Shinesalight
Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: This message board. Time for a change.
Replies: 33
Views: 1253

Re: This message board. Time for a change.

I'd really like to release a Spiritualized record (reissue/ alternative takes / etc.) and use the proceeds to keep this site going for the foreseeable future. Chance would be a fine thing though I guess.
by Shinesalight
Wed Jan 10, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: RIDE : Tomorrow's Shore EP (Feb. 16, 2018)
Replies: 7
Views: 396

Re: RIDE : Tomorrow's Shore EP (Feb. 16, 2018)

A bit twee for my liking. And where the fuck is Loz? He IS Ride.
by Shinesalight
Wed Dec 27, 2017 11:59 am
Forum: Spacemen3
Topic: Spectrum - Drogheda Arts Festival May 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 951

Re: Spectrum - Drogheda Arts Festival May 2018

Yup. Fully seated venue with visuals promised. If it's anything like the clip below I may just have to leave the car at home and settle down in a higher state :wink: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aTVWJp7dmg0 Wow, just watched that clip and I really want a piece of that. Right up my street. I hope...
by Shinesalight
Sat Dec 23, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: This message board. Time for a change.
Replies: 33
Views: 1253

Re: This message board. Time for a change.

I think, even if some of us don't post or hang out as much as we used to, that we would miss this little corner of the web if it was gone so I too would be more than happy to contribute going forward and to recover costs already incurred by the generosity of others.
by Shinesalight
Sat Dec 23, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Favourite release of 2017
Replies: 31
Views: 1672

Re: Favourite release of 2017

I'm kind of getting more psych-centric year on year so best of list for me is mainly focused on albums from that genre with a few notable exceptions. Anyway, here goes and in no particular order (although Kungens Man and Papir are personal highlights):- Kungens Man - Dag & Natt Papir - V Neil Young ...
by Shinesalight
Fri Dec 22, 2017 2:52 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1465
Views: 116865

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

I was liking the look of this too. Again, not a big fan of the Cure but was drawn to the Ride and Slowdive double-whammy. Be interesting if those 2 are on the "other stage" which is usually a large tent at Hyde Park.
by Shinesalight
Mon Dec 18, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Last five albums/lp's you bought?
Replies: 2481
Views: 253940

Re: Last five albums/lp's you bought?

TheWarmth wrote:Deutsche Elektronische Musik (Experimental German Rock And Electronic Musik 1972-83 - Vol. 1) : Soul Jazz Comp. (2xLP)
Been playing the double CD of this in the car on my way to and from work for the last week or so. Cracking album. Need to pick it up on vinyl.
by Shinesalight
Thu Dec 07, 2017 5:26 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: Earthless tour dates
Replies: 2
Views: 247

Re: Earthless tour dates

Yeah, I'd love to see Earthless. Thinking of heading up for the London date.
by Shinesalight
Thu Dec 07, 2017 5:25 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Drone Rock Records Showcase gig
Replies: 8
Views: 1029

Re: Drone Rock Records Showcase gig

Greeny wrote:I've snagged two tickets for this so my gig buddy from London can come along. Looking forward to it!

Excellent stuff Greeny. You'll have to come and say hi. Hoping to have a few forumites along for the evening. :D 8)
by Shinesalight
Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Drone Rock Records Showcase gig
Replies: 8
Views: 1029

Drone Rock Records Showcase gig

I've been running my record label, Drone Rock Records, for nearly 3 years now and to celebrate the label and some of the bands featured on it (and a couple who will hopefully feature on it in the future) I have organised a showcase gig in Brighton next February along with special headliners, Carlton...
by Shinesalight
Fri Nov 10, 2017 12:04 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Warmth : New Album - stream/download/vinyl
Replies: 18
Views: 1505

Re: The Warmth : New Album - stream/download/vinyl

Cheers Paul and Olan. Looking forward to spinning this when it arrives :D 8)
by Shinesalight
Sun Nov 05, 2017 12:10 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: Rocket Recordings 20 year gig
Replies: 19
Views: 1436

Re: Rocket Recordings 20 year gig

Think I'm going to wait for the day splits and probably go on the day that Hills are playing (my favourite Rocket artist). Like you said Sighs, 3 nights staying in London or 3 days travelling up from Brighton and back on the train is going to be a bit much for me. Never say never though. :wink:
by Shinesalight
Thu Oct 05, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Warmth : New Album - stream/download/vinyl
Replies: 18
Views: 1505

Re: The Warmth : New Album - stream/download/vinyl

This is (probably) the last Warmth album. I'd love to get some vinyl copies over to the UK if there's interest, but it obviously make sense to just do one shipment due to the expense. Stream it here: https://thewarmth.bandcamp.com/album/hot-milk Paul, I would like a vinyl copy. Obviously I would pr...
by Shinesalight
Tue Sep 12, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia 2017
Replies: 62
Views: 7740

Re: Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia 2017

Thanks. A quick look throws up Loop clashing with Gnod and White Manna with Pigsx7 :evil: Also disappointed that a lot of the stuff I was interested in appears to be on after midnight :roll: Yeah but Joycey, I thought you're the staying-up-late member amongst our rather lightweight posse! :lol: :wi...
by Shinesalight
Thu Aug 17, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: GYBE dates (w Bardo Pond)
Replies: 9
Views: 845

Re: GYBE dates (w Bardo Pond)

Any news yet on whether Bardo Pond are support for the Brighton show? I've messaged the promoter but heard nothing :x
by Shinesalight
Tue Aug 01, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1465
Views: 116865

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

angelsighs wrote:decided to go to the Bristol date for Bardo Pond/Godspeed. really nice city to visit, looking forward to it.
Sighs, do you know if Bardo Pond are supporting GY!BE on all their UK tour dates? They're playing The Dome in Brighton but can't seem to find out who is supporting.
by Shinesalight
Sat Jul 08, 2017 4:50 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1039
Views: 101496

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

I was at the Kill West gig last night too BrokenHeart. I've put out both Kill West EPs on my label Drone Rock Records and it was such a pleasure and thrill to finally meet and watch the boys in action. Was hoping to meet them for a few beers before the gig but they got stuck in traffic coming down f...
by Shinesalight
Wed Jul 05, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1465
Views: 116865

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Kikakagaku Moyo were superb last week Sighs. Like you say, they seem to nail both the hard and soft versions of modern psych so well. Packed venue (prob 200 odd) and everyone really digging it. You should definitely go to the Brum gig if you can. Psychic Lemon were awesome as well and was a pleasure...
by Shinesalight
Fri Jun 23, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1465
Views: 116865

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Kikagaku Moyo tonight in Brighton. As some from the psych crowd on here will confirm, these guys are a must-see live. Really looking forward to it. Plus, Psychic Lemon, one of the bands I have put out on my record label, are supporting and its the first time I get to meet/see them :D 8)
by Shinesalight
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:31 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Causa Sui - Live In Copenhagen
Replies: 3
Views: 448

Re: Causa Sui - Live In Copenhagen

Casau Sui, Papir and pretty much everything else on their parent record label, El Paraiso, are fantastic. I've got the live Causa Sui box set you speak off and the package as a whole is great. Such a great back catalogue for you to delve into. Enjoy. :D
by Shinesalight
Thu Jun 01, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1039
Views: 101496

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

Cosmic Dead last week in Brighton. Absolutely cracking gig. Band nearly didn't make it as they had only arrived in Dover from their Euro tour an hour or so before their set was due to start. I've seen theses guys 3 or 4 times now and they never disappoint and they have always thrown their all in to ...
by Shinesalight
Thu Jun 01, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia 2017
Replies: 62
Views: 7740

Re: Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia 2017

I must admit, like the first announcement, I wasn't exactly blown away. But, like Aquarian Time has pointed out, its always nice to find a gem or two on the undercard. Overall all its a mixed bag for me but still very much looking forward to it. I guess there was always going to be some of the same ...
by Shinesalight
Sat May 27, 2017 8:02 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Neil Young : Hitchhiker (unreleased 1976 LP) - out Sept. 8
Replies: 12
Views: 1814

Re: Neil Young : Hitchhiker (unreleased 1976 album) - out 7-

That would be great if that is officially released, I'm sure I've got a load of those songs on the bootleg Chrome Dreams CD. :D
by Shinesalight
Tue May 23, 2017 6:01 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1039
Views: 101496

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

White Hills at The Hope and Ruin Brighton. Great gig with memories of early Hawkwind. Very small crowd , which was a bit disappointing .Lots of space rock. Overshadowed by the terrible atrocity happening 260 miles away in Manchester. R.I.P. I was hoping to come along to this but I've got Cosmic Dea...
by Shinesalight
Fri May 19, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Substance : Inside New Order
Replies: 12
Views: 1233

Re: Substance : Inside New Order

spzretent wrote:Post Brotherhood much of what New Order released was pretty pedestrian. Maybe he ran out of ideas.
Seriously? Technique is a great album.
by Shinesalight
Sun May 14, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Mogwai : Every Country's Sun (Sept. 1)
Replies: 13
Views: 2333

Re: Mogwai : Every Country's Sun (Sept. 1)

Was just about to post exactly the same thing. Really looking forward to this. And, yeah, having been sucked into buying all their recent output on box set, it looks like I'm going to have to do the same with this one :roll:
by Shinesalight
Sun May 07, 2017 10:18 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Moon Duo
Replies: 32
Views: 4100

Re: Moon Duo

My copy is waiting to be picked up the record shop. They were fantastic live the other week and I've been hearing great things about this record so must go and grab it as soon as I can. Just a bit cheeky that they've released them as two separate records when it would be cheaper for customers to pur...
by Shinesalight
Wed Apr 26, 2017 9:04 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1039
Views: 101496

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

Seeing Spectres for the third time in Brighton on Friday night, more because my friends are fans than me. They're always enjoyable/noisy but, like you say, bit samey after a while.
by Shinesalight
Wed Apr 05, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1465
Views: 116865

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Moon Duo tonight which our very own Angelsighs is coming down for :D

Quite a few coming up in May including:-

Damo Suzuki with Zofff
The Cosmic Dead
Gnod
Hey Colossus
by Shinesalight
Sat Apr 01, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: New turntable and record collecting in general
Replies: 210
Views: 59291

Re: New turntable and record collecting in general

New Rega RP3 purchased today with funds from the record label :D 8) :shock:

Necker Island coming next a la Branson :wink: :lol:
by Shinesalight
Sat Apr 01, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5101
Views: 306316

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

Am I right in thinking the Orb "headlined the other stage back in 1993 but Spiritualized came on after as a kind of "come down" band or I heard/read that wrong?
by Shinesalight
Sun Mar 26, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: RSD 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 4127

Re: RSD 2017

Just seen the RSD prices.... £37 for the Black Angels!!! £26 for the Midlake!!! £24 for the Follakzoid/J Spaceman!!! :shock:

I was going to try and bit more positive about the whole thing this year but this is just ridiculous. :twisted:
by Shinesalight
Sun Mar 26, 2017 10:44 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: What Are You Listening To Now?
Replies: 5101
Views: 306316

Re: What Are You Listening To Now?

Saw Blown Out in Brighton last week Niamh and they were incredible. Really nice lads too. I had the pleasure of putting out a track by them on a compilation last year:- http://dronerockrecords.com/shop/magnetic-north-various-artists-blue-red-splatter-orange-vinyl/ They are prolific and seem to relea...
by Shinesalight
Thu Mar 23, 2017 10:01 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Levitation
Replies: 276
Views: 46002

Re: Levitation

Kind of weird thread to bump but I'm just about to release an album by Brighton based psych-outfit Zofff featuring no other than Christian "Bic" Hayes of Levitation fame. I remembered there being quite a bit of discussion about Levitation on the forum so thought I would post this for anyone that is ...
by Shinesalight
Thu Mar 23, 2017 9:02 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Spiritualized Lazer Guided Melodies 25th Anniversary ...
Replies: 78
Views: 11628

Re: Spiritualized Lazer Guided Melodies 25th Anniversary ...

The one album I would save as per Desert Island discs "rules". A masterpiece.
by Shinesalight
Thu Mar 23, 2017 9:01 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Forthcoming 2017 Albums
Replies: 21
Views: 3945

Re: Forthcoming 2017 Albums

Spectrum :roll: :wink: :lol:
by Shinesalight
Thu Mar 23, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: RSD 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 4127

Re: RSD 2017

The days of me queuing outside the record shop on RSD have well and truly passed. People start queuing the previous evening at Resident Records in Brighton and thats really not for me, though I do still try and pop in the following day and see if there's anything left that I'm interested in. Theres ...
by Shinesalight
Thu Mar 23, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Banning of a forumite
Replies: 54
Views: 13237

Re: Banning of a forumite

Man, I've been as "guilty" as anyone in not posting half as much as I used to. Along with the usual (day job, family and house improvements) I have the record label taking up more of my time these days but I still log in almost daily and have a quick scan and see whats happening. Like many, I pretty...
by Shinesalight
Sat Mar 11, 2017 12:20 am
Forum: Other
Topic: New turntable and record collecting in general
Replies: 210
Views: 59291

Re: New turntable and record collecting in general

Shinesalight - Have you decided yet and, if so, what did you go for? Still thinking of going for the new Rega Planar 3. Think that best suits my budget at the moment and I may get the Rega Brio amp later in the year to go with it if I can raise the £'s. I don't really want to push the budget much f...
by Shinesalight
Wed Mar 01, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia 2017
Replies: 62
Views: 7740

Re: Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia 2017

Ticket purchased, with slight reservations about first line-up announcement. Hoping for better with the next one though, like we always say, its more about the whole weekend rather than just the bands. Early bird tickets seem to go very quickly with very few people reporting they actually got hold o...
by Shinesalight
Mon Jan 30, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: New turntable and record collecting in general
Replies: 210
Views: 59291

Re: New turntable and record collecting in general

I'm looking at upgrading my stereo set up and thought this would be the best place for advice. I've currently got a Rega RP1 (with performance pack) going through an old Rotel RA 930 AX amplifier which I've had for at least 10 years and Q Acoustic 2020i's which I've had for a couple of years. So, I'...
by Shinesalight
Sun Nov 27, 2016 12:05 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Top 10 Albums of 2016
Replies: 28
Views: 3908

Re: Top 10 Albums of 2016

I think overall 2016 was a pretty decent year for music (trying to forget all the other nightmares going on around the world). I'm still buying way too much "psych" and I'm crap at narrowing down these end of year lists but here goes:- Top 10 albums (in no order) Teenage Fanclub - Here Drive-by Truc...
by Shinesalight
Wed Nov 23, 2016 5:42 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1465
Views: 116865

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Seeing Teenage Fanclub tomorrow night down here in Brighton. Really looking forward to it as always loved them and the new album is great :D
by Shinesalight
Fri Nov 18, 2016 7:39 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you just been to?
Replies: 1039
Views: 101496

Re: What gigs have you just been to?

Aquarian-Time wrote:Teenage Fanclub tonight, Steve Gunn on Sunday
....divorce papers issued on Monday? :wink: :lol:
by Shinesalight
Thu Nov 03, 2016 11:06 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Baseball
Replies: 123
Views: 24299

Re: Baseball

It still makes me laugh how they call it a "World" series.
by Shinesalight
Fri Sep 30, 2016 5:49 pm
Forum: Gigs
Topic: What gigs have you got coming up?
Replies: 1465
Views: 116865

Re: What gigs have you got coming up?

Dead Meadow in Brighton tonight. Meant to be seeing The Warlocks in London tomorrow night but its been such a mental couple of weeks that I really don't have the energy for it and probably won't go.