Shit music

From Bob’s archive: Against rockism

I’m out of the country, and so have scheduled some posts from my archive. Here’s one from May 2008, a sunnier year than 2012. It partly explains this post. You’ll be pleased to know that, thanks in part to the evil rentiers, I have since moved house, although still within London SE4.  Today, taking advantage […]

Bands I really, really, really, really, really hate

Manic Street Preachers, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Radiohead, Nirvana, U2, Coldplay, The Smiths, Supergrass, Super Furry Animals, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, Alice in Chains, Soundgarden, Fugazi, The Libertines, Arctic Monkeys, Jane’s Addiction, Rage Against the Machine, Limp Bizkit, Slipknot, Korn, Suede, Keane, Snow Patrol, Travis.

First & last: vinyl EPs

Various: The Hometown Atrocities EP I realise I actually only ever bought one EP, but according to t’internet, it is a collector’s item. Just over a thousand copies of it were released in 1989. The A side features the excellent hardcore band Jackson Penis, the so-so grebo/skatepunk band Beaver Patrol. The B side is much […]