Playing tracks by
J.V.C FORCE , Johnny cash, Talking Heads, The Monks, The Afrosound and more.
What the FUCK is going on? They asked of the music industry, back in 1987, when Whitney Houston joined them for Mission Impossible. They donned capes and made a pilgrimage to Dura, but by 1994 they were in power. Their Art statements made blood boil on a million quid bonfire. Bill Drummond and Jimmy Cauty wrote The Manual on how to have a hit record and then proceeded to ‘Kick out the JAMS’ again and again.
We got the Foghorn! Interracial sex, Colombian style with the Afrosound.
We dig those Black girls, Oh! so much more than White girls.
Why get married when you can Shack Up with Banbarra?
The Harder they Come: lost on the white cliffs of Dover and Kingston with Jimmy Cliff.
Can one band create a movement? We say no! The Sex Pistols didn’t create Punk (it was the Damned) and Elvis didn’t invent Rock & Roll (neither did Ike Turner).
Don’t you speak my language? Why Slim Gaillard became the lexicographer of Beat Poetry.
Angelically glum: The divine dirges of Nick Drake.