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by mkb
Sun Dec 02, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Spiritualized Tattoo
Replies: 6
Views: 181

Re: Spiritualized Tattoo

Nice! That looks really good. Hope you've fully recovered from your illness.
by mkb
Wed Oct 17, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Primal Scream : The Original Memphis Recordings
Replies: 31
Views: 3436

Re: Primal Scream : The Original Memphis Recordings

There's a Q&A with Bobby, Innes and Duffy here: https://youtu.be/zFuBB0uvBts
by mkb
Wed Oct 10, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Drowned in Sound Interview with Jason
Replies: 8
Views: 1777

Re: Drowned in Sound Interview with Jason

I didn’t realise that about FUI, if I had I wouldn't have bought the vinyl remaster.
by mkb
Sat Sep 22, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Official Link to Spiritualized.Com
Replies: 16
Views: 2287

Re: Official Link to Spiritualized.Com

That's great news. Hopefully a big year ahead in spiritualized world.
by mkb
Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:32 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: About signed SPZ stuff
Replies: 10
Views: 689

Re: About signed SPZ stuff

Years ago the website was selling white labels of the Medication single (backed with Angel Sigh) that had been signed and personalised by Jason. No idea how many there were.

Initial box sets of the LAGWAFIS reissue came with a signed prescription as well.
by mkb
Wed Sep 12, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 770
Views: 58423

Re: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018

must say I don't see the comparisons between Baby I'm Just a Fool and Let's Dance. J has certainly had some songs which have kind of been retreads, but I don't this as a case of that. I don't think the songs are similar in their entirety, but the "better things a lonely rock n roller could do" line...
by mkb
Sun Sep 09, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: And Nothing Hurt - physical versions
Replies: 51
Views: 7279

Re: And Nothing Hurt - physical versions

Could have been a test pressing for an initial run that they decided to change after hearing it though (although it sounds unlikely based on what people are saying).
by mkb
Sat Sep 08, 2018 12:43 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 770
Views: 58423

Re: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018

Monorail records in Glasgow were giving out copies of the white label for free earlier, they're gone now though.
by mkb
Fri Sep 07, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 770
Views: 58423

Re: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018

There's a parcel waiting for me at the post office, which I assume is the silver vinyl, I'll pick it up tomorrow morning.

The morse code tone is 800hz by the way, in reference to my previous post about the Bella Union catalogue number.
by mkb
Fri Sep 07, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 770
Views: 58423

Re: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018

I assume the 800hz part of the Bella Union catalogue number is the frequency of the morse code tone?

Or is that too low?
by mkb
Fri Sep 07, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 770
Views: 58423

Re: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018

Dreamweapon wrote:
Fri Sep 07, 2018 8:55 am
Jason must be really annoyed to have this happen again - were there also problems with the green vinyl of Songs In A&E?
No (not with mine at least) - the green A&E was a really good pressing.
by mkb
Wed Sep 05, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: And Nothing Hurt - physical versions
Replies: 51
Views: 7279

And Nothing Hurt - physical versions

Of the ones that I'm aware of, there are the following: CD version Vinyl (standard version, black vinyl) Vinyl (deluxe version with additional packaging, booklet, etc - orange vinyl) Vinyl (indie stores only version - identical to standard, but with white vinyl) Vinyl (Bella Union exclusive version ...
by mkb
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 770
Views: 58423

Re: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018

Do vinyl copies of the new album come with a download code?
by mkb
Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Primal Scream : The Original Memphis Recordings
Replies: 31
Views: 3436

Give Out But Don't Give Up — The Original Memphis Recordings

https://twitter.com/ScreamOfficial/status/1031536064744366081?s=19 In 1993 Primal Scream went to Memphis to make an album with Tom Dowd and the Muscle Shoals rhythm section, that album never saw the light of day, until now..... Following the recent discovery of these tracks in a box lurking in Andre...
by mkb
Fri Jun 08, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 770
Views: 58423

Re: New Spiritualized Album - 2018

It can (and I wouldn't rule it out), but I think that if the album is released next week then it's more likely to be a digital release with pre-orders open for the physical album to ship when it's ready.
by mkb
Mon Jun 04, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 770
Views: 58423

Re: New Spiritualized Album - 2018

TheWarmth wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 8:22 pm
Give us a new track already! I wonder if they're going to do the morse code thing for every song title.
I expect there'll be a morse code tweet each day revealing the whole tracklisting one by one, maybe followed by the actual release details at the end, with a single and pre-orders available.
by mkb
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 770
Views: 58423

Re: New Spiritualized Album - 2015?

Album title? Single title?
by mkb
Sat Jun 02, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: "And Nothing Hurt" - new Spiritualized® album 2018
Replies: 770
Views: 58423

Re: New Spiritualized Album - 2015?

The code says A Perfect Miracle
by mkb
Thu May 31, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Spiritualized Primavera Sound Barcelona 30 May 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 1376

Re: Spiritualized Primavera Sound Barcelona 30 May 2018

I think it must be from a few years ago, because the stage name and time are wrong.
by mkb
Wed May 30, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Spiritualized Primavera Sound Barcelona 30 May 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 1376

Re: Spiritualized Primavera Sound Barcelona 30 May 2018

simonkeeping wrote:
Wed May 30, 2018 8:57 pm
Just found this: https://instagram.com/p/Bjaf-P7AIhR/
Looks like the same set as the last shows...
From what I've read, the encore on that list wasn't played.
by mkb
Sat Feb 24, 2018 2:17 am
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Twin Peaks Returns
Replies: 71
Views: 18317

Re: Twin Peaks Returns

Watching it on blu-ray (first time rewatching since it went out) - just finished part 8, and if anything it was better than first time around. Probably the best hour of television I've ever seen. Even before the technical achievement or the audacity of what took place in that episode, the story and ...
by mkb
Mon Jan 29, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: Primavera 2018
Replies: 37
Views: 1734

Re: Primavera 2018

It would strike me as ill-advised for Pierce to do more shows without a new album to promote. Given that they're headlining Primavera, I'm assuming there's an album involved, otherwise I can't really see them being given top billing, but maybe I'm wrong. This is my own speculation, of course. I thi...
by mkb
Mon Jan 29, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: Primavera 2018
Replies: 37
Views: 1734

Re: Primavera 2018

1+1-1 wrote:how do you know this? it was only confirmed on social media from the band an hour ago!
The festival announced their lineup last night.
by mkb
Sun Jan 28, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: Primavera 2018
Replies: 37
Views: 1734

Re: Primavera 2018

Image
by mkb
Sun Jan 28, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: Gigs (Dates Only)
Topic: Primavera 2018
Replies: 37
Views: 1734

Primavera 2018

Spiritualized with orchestra and choir confirmed for the Wednesday night
by mkb
Sat Nov 04, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Loveless and Isn't Anything vinyl reissues up for preorder
Replies: 61
Views: 7331

Re: Loveless and Isn't Anything vinyl reissues up for preord

I'm not entirely convinced about his claims of inventing new ways of splicing. Especially considering Pure Phase had to be spliced sometimes up into 4 bar segments, to achieve correct time alignment / phase coherence - without any special techniques I've read about. Splicing into 4-bar segments wou...
by mkb
Fri Sep 15, 2017 11:51 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Twin Peaks Returns
Replies: 71
Views: 18317

Re: Twin Peaks Returns

Harry Dean Stanton RIP

https://youtu.be/ame5L8HJ6i0
by mkb
Wed Sep 13, 2017 6:25 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Twin Peaks Returns
Replies: 71
Views: 18317

Re: Twin Peaks Returns

I found some of the ideas put forward in this interesting: https://www.waggish.org/2017/twin-peaks-finale/
by mkb
Tue Sep 05, 2017 11:56 am
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Twin Peaks Returns
Replies: 71
Views: 18317

Re: Twin Peaks Returns

What an incredible series that was. I think Cooper made a mistake trying to save Laura.
by mkb
Mon Aug 14, 2017 9:45 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Twin Peaks Returns
Replies: 71
Views: 18317

Re: Twin Peaks Returns

TheWarmth wrote:Something/someone is in Sarah's house (and maybe inside her).

Well you were right there. I loved part 14, lots of information coming at us in that hour.
by mkb
Sat Aug 12, 2017 12:10 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Break
Replies: 0
Views: 1097

Re: The Break

FM Spaceman wrote: Holy Ghost The Bar Kays
An all time favourite, great track.
by mkb
Wed Aug 09, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Twin Peaks Returns
Replies: 71
Views: 18317

Re: Twin Peaks Returns

However bad things look for Ed, they look a lot worse for Sarah Palmer. Her scenes have been pretty bleak so far.
by mkb
Sun Jul 23, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: T H E K L F
Replies: 13
Views: 1942

Re: T H E K L F

Got a ticket. Now I need to book transport and accommodation in Liverpool next month.
by mkb
Fri Jul 21, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: T H E K L F
Replies: 13
Views: 1942

Re: T H E K L F

Going to see what my financial situation is like, but I think I'll have to try and get a ticket. This isn't the type of event that comes along very often.
by mkb
Mon Jul 17, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Twin Peaks Returns
Replies: 71
Views: 18317

Re: Twin Peaks Returns

I felt like part 10 was just picking up a lot of the threads that had been introduced earlier in the season, but left for a few episodes. This show is probably the least predictable thing on TV, but it seems to me that, now we're in the second half of the series, these are largely what we'll be movi...
by mkb
Sat Jul 15, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Anyone know what Spiritualized are up to?
Replies: 121
Views: 36251

Re: Anyone know what Spiritualized are up to?

This is a good example of the Amazing Grace/You Lie You Cheat intro:

https://youtu.be/IFtzAzLz_Ik
by mkb
Mon Jul 10, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Twin Peaks Returns
Replies: 71
Views: 18317

Re: Twin Peaks Returns

This episode reminded me more of the original than any of the previous episodes. I agree with that. I suppose after part 8 it was a good idea to return to the main events and get the plot moving along again. The scenes with Bobby and the message from his father were really great, and both the Twin ...
by mkb
Thu Jun 29, 2017 3:12 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Rolling Boxset Thread
Replies: 59
Views: 11344

Re: Rolling Boxset Thread

So it wasn't a boxset in the end, but the Purple Rain reissue is fantastic. The remaster sounds incredible (and was badly needed for that album), the vault disc sounds like a lost album from between 1999 and Purple Rain, the single and b-side edits disc is good to have (even though I already had mos...
by mkb
Wed Jun 28, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Twin Peaks Returns
Replies: 71
Views: 18317

Re: Twin Peaks Returns

Part 8 wasn't just the best episode yet of the new series, it's one of the best episodes of television I've ever seen. Absolute brilliance.
by mkb
Tue Jun 06, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: Gigs
Topic: Nick Cave & Bad Seeds Masonic Temple Detroit
Replies: 4
Views: 828

Re: Nick Cave & Bad Seeds Masonic Temple Detroit

Glad to hear it was a good night, I'll be seeing him in Glasgow in a few months.

Have seen him many times before (solo, with the bad seeds and with grinderman), and he's always reliably brilliant. One of the most consistent and fantastic artists to have worked over the past 30 years or so.
by mkb
Tue May 23, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Art/Design/Film/Literature
Topic: Twin Peaks Returns
Replies: 71
Views: 18317

Re: Twin Peaks Returns

I've seen parts 1 & 2 so far. Absolutely incredible television. I'm really glad they've not just tried to recapture the original 25 years later, but they've pushed it somewhere new. To have 18 hours of Lynch-directed material is wonderful, especially when it seemed a few years ago that we'd never se...
by mkb
Tue Feb 28, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Anyone know what Spiritualized are up to?
Replies: 121
Views: 36251

Re: Anyone know what Spiritualized are up to?

I like that when Jason and Farrow were interviewed together and Jason was asked to name his favorite cover, and if I recall correctly he chose Pure Phase. That's from this interview: https://www.creativereview.co.uk/spiritualized-and-farrow-made-for-each-other/ I really like the work with Farrow, e...
by mkb
Sun Feb 12, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Donald & Hillary
Replies: 223
Views: 61357

Re: Donald & Hillary

Do you have a source or link for that article? It doesn't seem to state what people have been convicted of (and I'd be interested to read more) - the fact that the author is someone using the alias "Tyler Durden" doesn't inspire confidence.
by mkb
Sat Feb 04, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Donald & Hillary
Replies: 223
Views: 61357

Re: Donald & Hillary

I'm not nailing my flag to the pole saying what is done is 100% right, honest and just. Nor am I saying it's diabolical, treacherous and a savage invasion of human rights and values. I'm saying that it appears sensible. Like breathing space. I'm of the opinion that this action could only appear sen...
by mkb
Tue Jan 31, 2017 9:07 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Donald & Hillary
Replies: 223
Views: 61357

Re: Donald & Hillary

Is the short term ban (or suspension) of people's who are nationals of or have visited recently countries that are associated with terrorism not an example of a receiving country trying to get it right? I'd say that this is based on a false premise though - that refugees currently arrive at the doo...
by mkb
Sat Jan 28, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: Other
Topic: RIP John Hurt
Replies: 2
Views: 617

Re: RIP John Hurt

A truly great actor, RIP.
by mkb
Mon Jan 23, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Donald J. Trump sworn in as 45th President of the USA
Replies: 11
Views: 2052

Re: Donald J. Trump sworn in as 45th President of the USA

Donald Trump's relationship with the truth is non-existent, as he has shown time and time again throughout his recent political career and long beforehand. As far as I can tell, he merely says whatever he thinks will go down best with those in front of him at the time (e.g. his recent tweet criticis...
by mkb
Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:30 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: T H E K L F
Replies: 13
Views: 1942

Re: T H E K L F

That library of mu link is really interesting, thanks.
by mkb
Sat Jan 07, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Mogwai: 10 of the Best
Replies: 8
Views: 1156

Re: Mogwai: 10 of the Best

angelsighs wrote: hmm don't think I know this one but the name sounds familiar. which album is it on?
It was a b-side to Rano Pano (and appears on the Central Belters compilation).
by mkb
Sat Jan 07, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: T H E K L F
Replies: 13
Views: 1942

Re: T H E K L F

Actually, I've just looked out my book about the K Foundation burning the million pounds, because I remembered that they'd signed a contract agreeing to terminate the K Foundation for a period of 23 years, during which they wouldn't discuss that act. While the timing of this "comeback" obviously isn...
by mkb
Sat Jan 07, 2017 6:35 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: T H E K L F
Replies: 13
Views: 1942

Re: T H E K L F

http://k2planthireltd.com The new work is being made public on 23rd August 2017, 23 years to the day since they (as the K Foundation)burned £1million cash on the Isle of Jura. I love the KLF, and have followed Bill Drummond's activities over the last few years (I'm less familiar with Cauty's work) -...
by mkb
Thu Dec 29, 2016 12:15 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: RIP George Michael
Replies: 3
Views: 884

Re: RIP George Michael

Such a shame to go so young. I only knew the more famous songs of his, but was always impressed by his efforts to evolve as an artist - really it was his personality that was endearing though, the good humour and defiance he had when dealing with the repulsive media and the hostility he faced regard...
by mkb
Fri Oct 21, 2016 4:06 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Rolling Boxset Thread
Replies: 59
Views: 11344

Re: Rolling Boxset Thread

A Purple Rain reissue was just announced, along with another best of, which will be followed by an album of unreleased material. Not a box set, but we were talking about Purple Rain earlier: http://pitchfork.com/news/69180-prince-purple-rain-reissue-greatest-hits-album-announced/ Looking forward to...
by mkb
Fri Oct 21, 2016 11:56 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: New Death in Vegas Lp
Replies: 25
Views: 4400

Re: New Death in Vegas Lp

I keep coming back to this album. I think it's their best by some distance - they've never made an album this cohesive or consistent before, it's brilliant from the first track onwards.
by mkb
Tue Oct 18, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Late Night Tales David Holmes
Replies: 10
Views: 1487

Re: Late Night Tales David Holmes

My copy arrived at the weekend. It's absolutely fantastic, the format/theme of these mixes suits Holmes perfectly.
by mkb
Sun Oct 16, 2016 12:13 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: Rolling Boxset Thread
Replies: 59
Views: 11344

Re: Rolling Boxset Thread

Rumours that the long-awaited Purple Rain reissue will see the light of day next year, seems a safe bet that there will be a box set version there. I'd shell out for a box set reissue of any of Prince's 80s albums - if done properly, the additional content could be incredible (e.g. my wishlist for t...
by mkb
Sat Aug 20, 2016 5:51 pm
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: We can elevate you to a very fine state of mind
Replies: 7
Views: 1173

Re: We can elevate you to a very fine state of mind

Is the vinyl reasonably priced on Discogs or Fleabay, or has it turned into one of those rare and expensive RSD items? The Primal Scream online store has the 12" available: http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/chaosmosis The vinyl details the personnel involved, but I don't have it to hand to check....
by mkb
Fri Jun 10, 2016 12:10 am
Forum: Music (Dedicated to Fuzzhead)
Topic: The Stone Roses - new single tonight!
Replies: 54
Views: 4887

Re: The Stone Roses - new single tonight!

https://youtu.be/lCk34IVVgcc

It's a hell of a lot better than the first single, good to hear Reni back to the forefront of the sound.