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Top Of The Props – Albums 2013

I hardly ever do end of year round ups, partly because there’s always too many good tracks to choose from. However, for me albums are a bit different, because it’s rare that I’ll ever get to listen to an album … Continue reading

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A Stage Ahead

These are just some of the epic and inspiring Lake stages that have graced the Bregenzer Festspiele (Bregenz Festival) in Austria. German opera and theatre not totally my bag but definitely have to go and check this out at some … Continue reading

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Boomtown Fair: Mayfair Pt 1 – The Fitz-Sloane Manor

So the latest selection of Boomtown Fair artists were announced today and this time it was Mayfair District’s turn. I realise I missed out ChinaTown and Downtown and will hopefully go back to them at some point, but for now … Continue reading

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Boomtown Fair: Poco Loco

So the latest Boomtown Fair announcement has been made and this time it’s the Barrio Loco area, comprising mostly of 2 venues – Circo Baile and Poco Loco. Circo Baile have a mammoth line up of amazing producers, DJs and … Continue reading

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Gypsies, Pirates & Hardcore Scrumpy Drinkers

So the latest band announcement for Boomtown Fair came out on Friday, this time it was for the Old Town Theatre, the place where Gypsies, (Pretend) Pirates and hardcore Scrumpy drinkers make up the members of most bands. As part … Continue reading

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From New Jack Swing To Old School Swing

So decided to follow up my New Jack Swing mix with some real Swing, plus a few other 20s, 30s and 40s classics. I think it all began back in 2005 when Matt The Hat first turned up at the … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Non Phooey

So last weekend I made my first visit to Hong Kong and what a great introduction to the place. Even though there is still plenty to be seen and experienced there, our limited few days were enough to garner some … Continue reading

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