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Category: Lists, snippets, tangents

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Sobule's nerve - and verve - fan financing of her new CD
publication: Associated Press
publication date: 04/03/2008
posted: 05/03/2008  by blgrieb Fly-Ins
category: Lists, snippets, tangents
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In making six CDs, singer Jill Sobule has worked for two major record companies that dumped her and two indie labels that went bankrupt beneath her. Now she's turning to people she can really trust: her fan... more >

The Demographic Shift - 25
publication: Brand Republic
publication date: 24/06/03
posted: 11/08/2008  by blgrieb Fly-Ins
category: Lists, snippets, tangents
link to original article online

This is a nice blog article, well thought out, when I was searching for news. It is a little old, however-Brian... more >

Pooley's Pick of the Day
publication: Manchester Evening News
publication date: 07/05/2009
posted: 07/05/2009  by blgrieb Fly-Ins
category: Lists, snippets, tangents
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Titled, "Lloyd's Still Causing a Commotion", Lawrence Poole chooses "Cleaning Out The Ashtrays" as his Pick of the Day.... more >

Antidepressant tops list1
posted: 24/11/2006  by Chelsea Girl
category: Lists, snippets, tangents
link to original article online

Hi Lloyd- we just posted our list for the 5 best underappreciated albums of 2006 and you have topped the list! Congrats on such a great album!

The MusicFile editors

FHM Top 100..Don't Get Weird On Me Babe.. 23rd best album ever!!
posted: 23/11/2004  by David S
category: Lists, snippets, tangents

Browsing through the latest Australian copy of FHM I noticed that they had compiled a 'Hundred Albums You Must Own' article. Rather surprised and equally impressed to see that they had listed 'Don&... more >

Your Victor Meldrew reputation is BLOWN!
posted: 15/06/2008  by Fester
category: Lists, snippets, tangents
link to photo

Another of my favourite sites is the one dedicated to the legendary Grove Social Club in Dublin. Back in the day Rattlesnakes was played in its entirety at least once there! Anyway - came across this pic of a G... more >

Pseminal Pseud - The Charles Bukowski that sings
publication: VOX
publication date: 01/11/1993
posted: 28/04/2004  by grambo
category: Lists, snippets, tangents

Age: Of Reason (okay, 32)

Appearance. Rupert Everett's school chum; Tanita Tikaram's older brother

Distinguishing Features: Pout, tuck shop laugh-lines, stubble

Background: Born in ... more >

Lloyd Cole - Biography
publication: artist direct
posted: 29/04/2004  by grambo
category: Lists, snippets, tangents

Through both his lauded work fronting the Commotions and his more eclectic solo efforts, Lloyd Cole established himself as one of the most articulate and acute songwriters of the postpunk era. Born January 31, ... more >

Lloyd Cole - Biography
publication: Taken from: Encyclopedia of Popular Music
posted: 29/04/2004  by grambo
category: Lists, snippets, tangents

b. 31 January 1961, Buxton, Derbyshire, England. Despite his birthplace, this literate singer-songwriter emerged from Glasgow's post-punk renaissance. The Commotions, Neil Clark (b. 3 July 1955; guitar), Bl... more >

Lloyd Cole and the Commotions
publication: Sunday Times (Ireland)
publication date: 10/10/2004
posted: 21/10/2004  by grambo
category: Lists, snippets, tangents

He may have been an Englishman fronting a group of Glaswegians, but in his 1980ís heyday Lloyd Cole and his band the Commotions came across as the very picture of Left Bank existential cool. It wasnít just Cole... more >