Salford Music Scene – 13th September 2011

On this weeks show a preview of bands playing on the Friday Night of the forthcoming Salford Music Festival…….plus some new stuff….and a couple of blasts from the past as they say…… not much spare time this week so the info is a bit sparse

  • Syd BoZko – Come Get me – playing Salford Music Festival – New Oxford 10pm
  • Rawcuss – John Travolta – playing Salford Music Festival – The Crescent 11pm
  • Stalagmites – Lovers – not now playing Salford Music Festival  was going to be the Ashley Brook but they cannae do it now…..the perils of pre-recorded radio shows….
  • Mancini Fires – Paint White – playing Salford Music Festival – Wangies 8:30pm
  • The Blimp – Fake Tan – playing Salford Music Festival – Town Hall Eccles – 10:45pm
  • Positronik – The Bitch Knows Your Name – playing Salford Music Festival – note Saturday! 7ish – this is the new single
  • Zap Zap Zap – Brick Windows – playing Salford Music Festival – Ashley Brook 10pm
  • The Taser Puppets – Dim (Radio Edit) – new track via Chorley’s finest and thanks to Shaun for removing the offending word
  • Ryan Jarvis – Thought of You – new artist from Gorton who sent me his material via our unsigned page
  • The Mang Mang Mangs – That Would Be The Normal Reaction – as per last week and more to come next week – they are keen to play live so any promoters give them a call!
  • Joy Division – New Dawn Fades – from the Still album
  • Black River -Turn Your Face – blown away by this one…..
  • The Room – Ups and Downs – another one via the unsigned page
  • Total Bloody Chaos – Work Together – a preview of tomorrow night’s show which looks at the forthcoming Punk Weekend at the Crescent
  • The Fall – Lie Dream of a Casino Soul – a classic from the early 80s…..from one of the great Fall line-ups – Smith, Scanlon, Hanley, Riley, Hanley, Burns
Click the link below to listen to the show…..
Advertisements

Salford Music Scene – 19th July 2011

Mostly gig previews again this time around…..

AAAK – We Fall  Alone – The Collection –  a recent remake/remix of this tune with additional vocals from Tamsin and guitar from Neil Rowbotham.

Forthcoming gigs …..

22nd July –  The Galleon Bar, Blackpool

29th July – Helmets for Men, Islington Mill, Salford – with Humanizer and Madpack

16th December – Bimfest, Antwerp

Mr Heart – Boredom’s Device – The Hide EP – still not found a bass player since the departure of Kin, for a forthcoming gig one Ding will be the special guest bassist.

Whipcord – I got ahead in my head my headlines I make – this lot are growing on me rapidly.

Forthcoming Gig – 21st July, Ruby Lounge, Manchester with Mr Heart

The Taser Puppets – Slow Death By Karaoke – supporting The Blimp (see next) on a forthcoming mini-tour of the North-West. I know not a jot about them other than the singist is from Chorley – which is a fascinating place with many roundabouts.

The Blimp – 50CC No Silencer – Curse Curse Bang Bang – one of the most exciting live bands around with a pop classic from their debut album.

Gigs coming up….

22 July – The Railway, 20 Steeley Lane Chorley Lancashire PR6 0RD…..with the Taser Puppets

30th July – The Crescent, The Crescent, Salford with The Hamsters and Baby Strange

14th August – Dog & Partridge 44 Friargate Preston Lancashire PR1 2AT….with the Taser Puppets

18th August – The Imperial 59 Union Street, Chorley PR7 1AB…..with the Taser Puppets

8th October – Guzzlin Goose 115 Bentinck Street, Ashton under lyne, OL6 7SN…..with the Taser Puppets and Danny Cusick’s Kit B.

Vinny Peculiar – Judy Wood/Something or Nothing – a couple of session tracks from the mighty Vinny recorded on the Becs Marshall show. Both from the latest album which is rather marvellous.

Class Actions – Hooligan Sound – Con Dem Killers Mixtape – a radio edit of the opening track from their free download mixtape from their site.

Madpack – It’s Official – Swinton’s finest mashing it up and having a go at some deserving targets. Check them out at Islington Mill on 29th July at the next Helmets for Men extravanganza as are….

Humanizer – 4th Feb  ’02

and

AAAK –  Pain Amplifier

but not

Shanty Town – Follow Me

and to close….. a weekly slice of Fall goodness

The Fall – Gross Chapel/GB Grenadiers – Bend Sinister – magnificent riffs and chords from Brix and Craig on this……

To listen then click that link……….