The Streets Of New York
C86 would have sounded a lot different if Velvet Underground hadn’t recorded ‘What Goes On’ in 1969.
postcards from the edge #1
JAMC with Hope Sandoval.
Philip Chevron died today. He was best known as the guitarist with the Pogues.
He also wrote this beautiful and brave love song with his first band, The Radiators From Space.
Just found out that Karel van Bergen died in August.
Among other things, he was the violinist in the Band of Holy Joy during the 80’s/early 90’s.
If you’re not aware of the genius of The BOHJ and KVB’s role therein, I urge you to spend nine minutes watching this clip from Snub TV in 1989.
postcards from the edge #2
Miners Strike poster 1984