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Kelburn Garden Party 2016

Festival season has been in full flow for me since April and there’s certainly been some fine musical moments along the way: Radiohead at Secret Solstice; Anoushka Shankar at Glastonbury; and Ibibio Sound Machine at Big Love to name a … Continue reading

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Glastonbury: First Poster Release 2016

It’s that time of year again, when everybody who didn’t get a Glastonbury ticket takes a pop at the first proper line up release. Of course this is easy to do when you have such marmite popular / unpopular bands … Continue reading

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Marcella Puppini vs R.A. The Rugged Man – The Greatest (Video)

Pretty certain I blogged this unlikely collaboration before, but now we have a video to go with it. I’m still not entirely sure how the pair linked up, for those who don’t know Marcella and her Puppini Sisters are the … Continue reading

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Swing Ninjas – My Belle

It’s great to see one of the premier Vintage Remix labels Freshly Squeezed giving a nod to bands such as Swing Ninjas, kind of the UK answer to Squirrel Nut Zippers but one of many great Swing Era Revival bands … Continue reading

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Baltimore, Where You At?

If you’re only cultural reference to Baltimore is The Wire then you obviously missed the late noughties when Baltimore Club music seemed to be everywhere here in the UK. In fact the first Chrome Kids DJ sets had plenty and … Continue reading

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Cherry Poppin’ Daddies – Brown Flight Jacket

Yes! Very happy to see a new video from the Cherry Poppin’ Daddies. Before Electro Swing gave birth to the Big Swing Soundsystem, we used to play these guys and all the other Swing Revival bands such as Big Bad … Continue reading

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Lyrics Born feat Preservation Hall Jazz Band – That’s It!

I posted the original PHJB track on here a while back but love what Lyrics Born has done with it and you’ll almost definitely be hearing this in some of our Big Swing Sound sets. The whole album is worth … Continue reading

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