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A collection of predictably unpredictable musical variations from the former Cardiacs guitarist.
Ann-Margret Rocks Around The Christmas Tree
The Sixties cult movie and music icon returns with a new festive single.
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The most seductive album of the 1970s has lost none of its romantic intensity.
The Flowers Of Passion: A Journey Into The Japanese Idol Underground
The mysterious, unexplored world of the strange and wonderful chika idol scene.
How We Listen Now: The Changing Face Of Music Fandom
The way music is commodified and consumed has changed massively in the last twenty years – but is that for the better or the worse?
Hiroshima Metal: Introducing Oldblood
A wall of relentless, atom-bomb driven nuclear blasting metal.
Damnified If You Do, Damnified If You Don’t – The Underwhelming Sounds Of Barbara Black
Hilarious boasts of rock ‘n’ roll excess meet extraordinarily generic Euro Metal.
The Past Lives And Tomorrows Of Sloth Cult
Industrial gloom and bleak noise from the mysterious act known as Sloth Cult.
William Shatner And Canned Heat Work Together
Another unlikely musical collaboration from the legendary performer.
God’s Chosen Puppets: The Weird World Of Christian Music LPs
A visual study of the incredibly strange world of the independently-produced Christian LP.
The Orgasmic Sounds Of Rita
Sexadelic sleazy listening pop from 1969.