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Category Archives: C86

Red Rosie – Red Roses

A bit tongue twister this one if you say the band name and song title too fast. Two versions of the same song here. The EP mix is the rawer … Continue reading

April 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Blonde on Blonde

I am old enough to remember the term Blonde Movement, coined by then Melody Maker writer Chris Roberts back in the day, to describe a late 1980’s musical movement which … Continue reading

April 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Mixing It Up………….

A mid-April mix for your listening pleasure. Click here to take you to a Playmoss playlist featuring these and other tracks. The Death Of Pop – Busy With The Boys … Continue reading

April 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Something For The Weekend? A New Mix!

A mix featuring 12 excellent tracks that have yet to be featured on the site. Here is the Mixcloud blurb: This latest Records I Like Mix covers a lot of … Continue reading

March 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Jasmine Minks – Ten Thousand Tears

The Jasmine Minks are a band that certainly needs no introduction to people of a certain age. Not only were they the first signing to Creation Records they have also … Continue reading

March 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Certain Smile – Hushed

Hushed is taken from the soon to be released new album from A Certain Smile Fits & Starts which is due for release next month. The track, originally released on … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Next Time Passions – Win The Universe

Greek indiepop veterans Next Time Passions release a new and very limited EP next month via Melotron Recordings. Titled Another Wish it features four tracks with only the lead track … Continue reading

March 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Catching Up. Again!

It’s been a busy time at work and as you can tell by the lack of posts I have not had much chance to listen to much new stuff. Preparing … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Candybomber – Not Completely Sure

Not Completely Sure is the debut single from Australian based Candybomber who feature Stewart from The Kensingtons in their ranks. It has got everything a great pop song needs: Fuzzy … Continue reading

January 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Various Artists – CD16

I spotted this compilation over the weekend. It’s inspired by the 30th anniversary of the release of the NME C86 cassette and features a number of bands championed on this … Continue reading

January 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

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