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Dreaming of a different world for women – Sahar Ajdamsani’s poetic Iranian folk piece

Dreaming of a different world for women – Sahar Ajdamsani’s poetic Iranian folk piece

Vanguard Online December 11, 2019 0

Dreamy World is a beautiful folk-style song, composed by Giovanni Amighetti with spoken word by Iranian singer Sahar Ajdamsani. It very much reminds me of the Greek folk music of Nikos Mamangakis. Wistful, beautiful,

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Kid Methuselah’s unofficial fan club register thrills for 2019

Kid Methuselah’s unofficial fan club register thrills for 2019

Vanguard Online December 11, 2019 0

Vanguard Online is the only music website that is committed to tracking and reporting on the movements of the mysterious Kid Methuselah on a two yearly basis. In 2017 we asked “can you make

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Sultry, late night, star twinkling disco – eating itself for over 10 years

Sultry, late night, star twinkling disco – eating itself for over 10 years

Vanguard Online December 9, 2019 0

In 2008 J Davey released a sultry, late night disco track called ‘Might As Well’. A few weeks ago, in 2019, eleven years later, Jaakko Eino Kalevi, put out Dissolution. Its a faster track

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Lucas Santtana – Ninguém Solta A Mão De Ninguém

Lucas Santtana – Ninguém Solta A Mão De Ninguém

Vanguard Online November 26, 2019 0

‘Ninguém Solta A Mão De Ninguém’ takes its title from a phrase widely used during the military dictatorship rule of Brazil in the 1960s, which translates as “hold on tight to each others’ hands”.

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A jazzy mashed potato from 1984

A jazzy mashed potato from 1984

Vanguard Online November 25, 2019 0

Dissolution aint a bad title for Jaakko Eino Kalevi’s short album. What seems to be being dissolved here is the basic structure of an 80s pop song. We are left with a sub-conscious rendering

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Nu jazz from Daniel Casimir & Tess Hirst

Nu jazz from Daniel Casimir & Tess Hirst

Vanguard Online November 13, 2019 0

I was a regular listener to Giles Peterson’s Worldwide show in the early twenty-first century. The nu-jazz sound of Daniel Casimir and Tess Hirst would have fitted beautifully on Peterson’s show. Their album These

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Bridging the pop-metal gap!

Bridging the pop-metal gap!

Vanguard Online October 17, 2019 0

Sounds a bit like the Communards Never Can Get Enough

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Feminist Punkees: Petrol Girls

Feminist Punkees: Petrol Girls

Vanguard Online October 12, 2019 0

Petrol Girls played Blondies in London, October

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Johnny Marr releases single with late 80s indie vibe

Johnny Marr releases single with late 80s indie vibe

Vanguard Online October 4, 2019 0

Johnny Marr has just released ‘The Bright Parade’ a single with a late 80s indie vibe. The single forms part of a limited edition 7″ Box Set featuring Johnny’s first ten solo single releases,

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Angsty, slow burning, Divisionism

Angsty, slow burning, Divisionism

Vanguard Online October 3, 2019 0

There’s no getting away from the fact that NUAT’s EP ‘Semele’ is Joy Divisionesque. But that said its a pretty good facsimile. There’s resonant grumbling, serious guitar riffs and shouts of pain. https://www.naut-band.comhttps://nautuk.bandcamp.comhttps://www.facebook.com/NAUTUKInstagram –

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