Segs Blog ‘The Weekend Starts Here’

Sad to leave you Aberdeen
Sad to leave you Aberdeen

Were off again .After our very enjoyable campaign in Scotland we returned to London Town on Monday – Ruffy and I hot- footing it to the luxurious surroundings of the TeamRock radio station for an interview with Matt Stocks for his Punk Rock show.His first question was ” So – is it true you met in a record shop over a mutual appreciation of The Ramones ? ” Great question Matt …and we were off .The interview seemed over in a flash- although it was actually about 45 minutes ! We do like to chat . The show will be broadcast soon – probably a week on Sunday we’ll keep you posted on these pages .

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Ruts DC – Live On Stage | Rhythm Collision Vol 1

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Released November 24th

Two separate albums consolidating the return of Louder Than War favorites Ruts DC as a brilliant proposition: the UK’s answer to Sly & Robbie having a Punky Reggae Party (in Dub). One, live recordings from 2013 / 14 and the other’s a reissue of the 1982 album recorded with the Mad Professor. Both indispensable says Ged Babey speaking for all of us at Louder Than War.

 

“When we trod this land, we walk for one reason. The reason is to try to help another man to think for himself. The music of our hearts is roots music: music which recalls history, because without the knowledge of your history, you cannot determine your destiny; the music about the present, because if you are not conscious of the present, you are like a cabbage in this society.

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SUNDAY BLOG – The Zomby Woof .

Did you ever wake up in the morning – with a Zomby Woof behind your eyes ?”
So sang Frank Zappa and the answer is … Well yes . This morning this mythical creature  has taken up a , hopefully temporary , residence in the unoccupied space between my frontal lobe and my eyelids .I’m fully clothed , on a put- u- up single bed , in a Travelodge . What day is it?
Right… It’s Sunday morning .That must make last night -
Saturday night in Glasgow !
This is an obviously re- occuring celebration of life well ,  a concept really . Renowned and sometimes  feared the world over .
Last night,once again, Ruts DC’s right on righteous path converged with the slow- rolling medicine show that is Alabama 3 .

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