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I like: !!! (or Chk Chk Chk)

I like: !!! (or Chk Chk Chk)

This was released 12 years ago, can you believe that? 2001. That same year a friend and me went to see The Locust, The Oath, JR Ewing and Kid Commando at Meeths, a youth club in Gothenburg, Sweden. The small venue was packed with kids selling their DIY stuff, stuff from their DIY-distro and so...
Music for Mechanics No 2

Music for Mechanics No 2

Music for Mechanics – Volume 2 Zomes – Night Signs The Blithe Sons – The Book of Names Sonna – Smile Ulaan Khol – Untitled 4 Mount Eerie – My Heart Is Not At Peace BBC Radiophonic Workshop – Ocean Grouper – Alien Observer Vetiver – Been So Long Rameses III – The Tidal Draw XXL...
I like: the Hated (or Desmond Outcast & The Transplanted Heroes)

I like: the Hated (or Desmond Outcast & The Transplanted Heroes)

Troubleman Unlimited was one those labels that didn’t have proper distribution in Sweden back in the days. Most of it you’d have to post money all the way to New Jersey to get. I remember sitting on my apartment floor, listening to it over and over, when I got it. “Two People Blue” sounds almost...
I like: Barbed Wire Kisses

I like: Barbed Wire Kisses

Got this on the way to the market on Portobello road. I think it was 18 years ago. Still fucking awesome. I mean “Don’t Ever Change”, ” “Psycho Candy”…
I like: my guitar

I like: my guitar

This is my ’72 Telecaster. I named it “svarta vrålet” (“the black scream”). Not really. But Ulf Lundell (swedish singer/songwriter/author) apparently calls his white Stratocaster “vita viskningen” (“the white whisper”). Oh, well…
I like: my old vinyls

I like: my old vinyls

Did you know that José González used to play in a hardcore band? Yep, it’s true. Renascence was a hardcore band from Göteborg, Sweden. A quintet with Mr González on bass plus backup vocals and Elias Araya on drums. Araya and González play together in Junip now (Araya also do cover art for González solo...