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“If you had to give rock’n’roll another name, you might call it Chuck Berry,” - John Lennon RIP Chuck Berry

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Our July mix is up on Mixcloud.  48 minutes of exotica, mambo and weirdo rock & roll novelties. LISTEN: HERE The rest of our monthly mixes can be listened to HERE

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2014, Christmas, holiday, instrumental, mix, mixtape, novelty, r&b, rock & roll, soul -

Here's our Christmas 2014 mixtape, culled from the outer reaches of my record collection.  Some of these songs you'll know, some you may not, some are absolute classics, and some will definitely test your patience.  Enjoy!   Christmas At The South Pole by Southrecordshop on Mixcloud   Tracklist: 1. O' Little Town of Bethlehem - John Fahey 2. Linus & Lucy - Vince Guaraldi Trio 3. Santa Claus Goes Modern - Yo La Tengo 4. That's What I Want For Christmas - Holly Golightly 5. It's Christmas, Let's Be Glad! - Sufjan Stevens 6. We Wish You A Merry Christmas...

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& The Savages, Barrence Whitfield, Essex, in-store, live, R&B, rock & roll, South, Southend -

A little later than planned, but here's a video of Barrence Whitfield & The Savages playing our first ever in-store captured by Agency Southend Not only is it pretty amazing that Barrence and his Savages played here, them being one of my favourite bands and all, but the guitarist Peter Greenberg and the bass player Phil Lenker were both in seminal Boston punk band The Lyres!  They both seemed a little confused that somebody from Essex, who's never set foot in Boston, firstly knew their first band so well and was a little awestruck to meet them.  I made Peter...

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