The Tuesday Playlist No.8: Feeling good

The Tuesday Playlist No.8: Feeling good

This week featuring killer cuts from Cat Power, Sly & The Family Stone, Jimmy Cliff, The Vines, Snoop Dogg, Primal Scream, Hot Chocolate & more! So what with the General Election happening in the UK this week it struck me that I could theme this week’s playlist around that. After due consideration I decided that I’ve had enough of this election already, all the political mud-slinging, the animosity, the empty promises, the endless angry tweets… No, I thought. What’s needed is an anti election playlist, one full of songs that carry some kind of vaguely positive message or just make Read more »

The feel-bad hit of the summer: Psy & Snoop Dogg – Hangover

The feel-bad hit of the summer: Psy & Snoop Dogg – Hangover

Two people who need no introduction (South korea´s first global pop star, everybody´s favourite blunt-smoking gangsta-rapper. That´s an introduction isn´t it. Oh well…) have teamed up to make a tune that has “HIT RECORD!!!!!” written all over it. Yep, there´s no escaping this songs commercial potential. The fact that it´s also accompanied by a thoroughly entertaining video showing them getting utterly wasted together until the sunlit hours of the morning helps hugely. As for the tune itself, well I´d be lying if I said it didn´t instantly burrow it´s way in to my brain and set up camp. That said, Read more »