Posts Tagged “Music”

‘Tective Man a Say, Say Daddy me Snow me What?? – The Tales of The Geek Underclass Soundtrack Part 3

by Purple Wyrm on May 6, 2018

And so finally we come to the third and last volume of the Tales of the Geek Underclass soundtrack. You may wish to check out Part 1 and Part 2, or just plunge onward and try to figure out what’s (…)

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All the Russians Wanna Rock – The Tales of The Geek Underclass Soundtrack Part 2

by Purple Wyrm on April 21, 2018

Welcome to the second part of the theoretical soundtrack to the Tales of the Geek Underclass! If you haven’t read it already you may want to head back to Part One – otherwise, enjoy! 12: Sacrifice – Elton John – (…)

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I Wanna be Just Like You – The Tales of The Geek Underclass Soundtrack Part 1

by Purple Wyrm on April 19, 2018

Back in the day when I was writing the Tales of the Geek Underclass I had the idea of putting together a soundtrack of songs that featured in the stories or evoked (for me at least) that particular period in (…)

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The Court of Ancient Grievances

by Purple Wyrm on September 20, 2014

Order! Order! The Court of Ancient Grievances is now in session! It is hereby alleged that on or around the 9th of October 1998 the music reviewers of the Sunday Times newspaper stated that the song Thunderbirds are Coming Out (…)

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Buckley’s or None

by Purple Wyrm on July 3, 2013

Stumbled over this YouTube channel the other day… I like this guy. Not only do his musical prejudices match mine but he sounds like a Canadian version of Randal from Clerks. Additionally there’s some real intelligence and thoughtful analysis behind (…)

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Sigh

by Purple Wyrm on April 19, 2012

The old anxiety/depression is hitting me hard this week. Mostly because I’ve got a number of really important jobs to get done at work and all of them are taking far longer than they should. It’s a struggle to get (…)

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Power Down Under

by Purple Wyrm on April 6, 2012

Since we seem to be on a kick of posting songs rather than writing anything, here are some fantastic Australian tracks from the 1980s that you might have forgotten… The Church – I’m Almost With You Mondo Rock – Cool (…)

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Power Down

by Purple Wyrm on April 5, 2012

That’s a whole lotta Bach

Power Up

by Purple Wyrm on April 4, 2012

I’ve probably mentioned most of these tracks at some point or other, but I’m having a rough day at work and needed some pumping up, so here they are again… Cro Magnon – Caledonia Laibach – B Mashina Tanzwut – (…)

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Mock My Taste!

by Purple Wyrm on February 18, 2012

Every song marked with five stars in my iTunes… 3 A.M. Eternal (Live At The S.S.L.) – The KLF All Along the Watchtower – Bear McCreary America, What Time is Love? – The KLF Ana Ng – They Might Be (…)

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