A lesson in Tooting Horns…

Our feature band this Friday are jamaican Ska legends Toots & the Maytals – be sure to listen in for mind-boggingly sweet lyrics and uplifting beats; these guys did, after all, coin the term ‘reggae’! Find out why 54-46 is THE number in the ska world and why Toots chose this complex-seeming digit combination for a song – all on

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What’s on Built For Speed 8th July 2011

This week Built For Speed reviews director Terrence Malick’s latest brain boggling epic #TreeofLife and classical music drama #Mozart’sSister. There’s also new music from Gillian Welch and the Beastie Boys as well as a feast of hard rockin’ tracks. We’ll also look at what’s happening on TV for the week and gigs for this weekend.¬† Check out Built For Speed,

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Ska’d For Life – featuring Pornskas

This week on Ska’d For Life we will be playing our usual mix of new and old Ska music to get your feet stompin’, suspenders rattlin’ and eyes a-poppin’. We’ll also be featuring the Newcastle band Pornskas, with some background info, history and of course songs by this unique ensemble. Warning – this music is not for the faint hearted!

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This week on Sunday Blood Sunday

  This week on Sunday Bloody Sunday we will be playing some new tunes and talking to Matt, the creative talent and voice behind Melbourne’s Mildsparrow.¬†Mildsparrow is a musical tailor. He uses melody and narrative as his threads and seamlessly stitches together diverse elements of life to form the fabric of songs that are timeless, full of emotion and emphatically

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