Category Archives: Three on a Thursday

Three on a Thursday #177


Summers here!

And just in time for Glasto as well, which to be fair descends into a Somme-like mire of cowshit and mud, complete with Trenchfoot and dodgy-food-van-related dysentery pretty much every other year.

Not that I’m jealous of those going.

Obviously.

Not even a little bit.

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Three on a Thursday #176


The sun is out!

Yay!

Anyone fancy some tunes to celebrate?

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Three on a Thursday #175


The rain it raineth on the just
And also on the unjust fella;
But chiefly on the just, because
The unjust hath the just’s umbrella .

Charles Bowen

Soggy out there isn’t it? And I’m off camping in it as well.

See you next week once I’ve dried out.

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Three on a Thursday #174


First camping session of the year done, followed by kids birthday parties and other craziness – I’m glad I’m back to listening to tunes tbh, it’s a lot less hectic!

If you like what I do here, then catch me playing at For The Love of Music over in Gloucester in July – many of the tunes I’ve pimped will no doubt be played there.

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Three on a Thursday #173


Last night was mad prep for my eldest’s 8th birthday today (Happy Birthday Charlie!), so no red hot Thursday action from me, but I’m making up for it now.

Tracks below the break, as per usual.


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Three on a Thursday #171


First for a while, as, well, life isn’t it.

Got a couple of gig announcements up on the page up there if you’re interested as well.

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Three on a Thursday #170


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Ah, it’s time to relax.  You know what that means.  A glass of wine, your favourite easy chair,  And of course, three tracks, on time for once, from your favourite beardy Bristol bloke. (Noooo, I’ve not been listening to The Offspring and reliving my youth whilst drinking wine. Much) Continue reading


Three on a Thursday #169


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Went to see good buddies of the blog, The Allergies, at their triumphant live gig at Bristol’s Colston Hall last Friday – an epic time was had by all, and afterwards, there was a proper spotter-fest at Cosies, with all sorts of oddities and rarities being spun by DJ Format, aided and abetted by local vinyl pusher and fount of all things record related, John  Stapleton. Some of these may, let’s face it, will, feature below.

Its rare when I’m at a gig and can’t recognise 50% of the tunes being played, or at least which samples the track is using, but the DJ Format set had me foxed, and was one of the best selected sets of eclectic beats and breaks I’ve heard in a very long time.

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Three on a Thursday #168


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Two in two weeks. Aren’t you lot lucky!

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Three on a Thursday #167


5514823231_f5b161490e_oSo, it’s been a while …

What with one thing and another – ok, two of the things are the kids who’ve needed entertaining for the last 6 weeks, and another is my propensity to spend the last 3 Thursdays stuck in a field with no signal, meaning not much time for digging and less for tunes.

As an extra special reward for this, and for the first time in over 160 Three on a Thursday’s, I’m going to double up.

Yes, you heard me.

DOUBLE UP.

6 tunes below the line. Hope you’ve got your listening ears on.

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