Re: The JBC influence..
Date: Sun 09 Nov 2003 - 23:36:19 PST
> GREAT SEGWAY!!!
> Itıs wild how that works... Because of the JBC we all undoubtedly have been
> turned on to many of the same things:
> Downey Mildew, Sonic Boom, J Rich, Vodka, Max Eider, Renewed appreciation for
> the Dead Milkmen and Peter Lorry, The Tesco Store, Morris Dancers, I even
> bought a couple of Perfect Disaster tapes cause Pat said I should.
> Some of these are... The same!
> - Mike
> Darren 's comments got me to thinking about all the things that Pat's turned
> me on to.
> Now, I know this is odd...but I wasn't exposed to alternative music before
> someone introduced me to the JBC. So it was through the Butcher that I learned
> of Love & Rockets (a bit backwards, I know.) So...the litany of things that I
> have discovered through Pat:
> Love & Rockets, Bauhaus, The Velvet Underground, Spacemen 3, the Blue
> Aeroplanes, Johnathan Richman, Kevin Ayers, the Perfect Disaster, Father Ted
> (Irish sitcom, which, if you've not seen...do seek it out), Lou Reed, John
> Cale, the Woodentops, Downy Mildew, Harlan Ellison...the list goes on and on.
> I am in Dublin at the moment, and picked up a novel by Flann O'Brien. Just
> started it, but I suspect it'll make the list as well.
Received on Sun, 09 Nov 2003 23:36:19 -0800