LTW Playlist W/C 30th May 2011
The Louder Than War PlaylistEach week we present ”ËSix Of The Best’ ”â the six tracks that are getting our feet tapping here at LTW Towers”Â¦ They can be brand new, they can be old ”â either way they are vying for space on the stereo!!
Playlist W/C 23rd May 2011
Bit of a Primavera feel this week”Â¦
Grinderman ”ËPalaces of Montezuma’ ”â Fresh form their triumphant Primavera festival appearance (Review HERE)
Proving that even nasty rock ”Ën’ rollers can turn their hand to love songs; this clip was first broadcast on the BBC ”ËLater’. Taken from the album ”ËGrinderman 2′ (Mute 2010)
Clock DVA ”ËThe Hacker’ ”â Having brought you the news that Mute are to release a vinyl only Clock DVA box set in late 2011, well it wouldn’t be right for them not to make this weeks playlist. Originally released in 1993 on the ”ËKinetic Engineering’ VHS video.
Wharf Rats ”ËWharf Rats EP’ ”â A hardcore super-group? Maybe, maybe not ”â however in 2min 14 secs the combination of members of Anti-Flag, and Alexis On Fire show us that there is still life in the hardcore genre. Released 31st May 2011 by No Sleep Records and limited to just 750 7”Â copies.
Pulp ”ËCommon People’ ”â Jarvis and Co. made their long overdue return at the Primavera Festival (Read review HERE) ”ËCommon People’ was the track that elevated them from cult to chart, and this appearance at Glastonbury 1995 was the gig that confirmed that.
Shellac ”ËPrayer To God’ ”â Taken from the 2000 album ”Ë1000 Hurts’ (Touch & Go) Read Primavera review HERE
Gil Scott-Heron ”ËMe And The Devil’ ”â Taken from his last and now final album ”ËI’m New Here’ RIP