Great new twang tinged track from Bill Bragg’s upcoming release Tooth and Nail produced by Joe Henry, download another here (email required)
CD, DVD, Vinyl shop
Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Fairytale of New York
Buy the Ltd Edition Vinyl 7 Inch @ Rough Trade
The story behind the song.
The Scotland Yard Gospel Choir – Fairytale of New York (buy)
Stars – Fairytale of New York
Pilate – Fairytale of New York (buy)
KT Tunstall – Fairytale of New York (buy)
Katzenjammer, Ben Caplan And The Trondheim Soloists – Fairytale Of New York from Stene Osmundsen on Vimeo.
In-Flight Safety Ft. Jenn Grant – Fairytale of New York (buy)
Florence and the Machine & Billy Bragg – Fairytale of New York (buy)
Jesse Malin – Fairytale Of New York (buy)
Cold Blow These Winter Winds – Fairytale of New York (buy)
Matthew And The Atlas – Fairytale Of New York (buy)
Shenanigans – Fairytale of New York (Buy)
Razorlight & Lisa Moorish – Fairy Tale . . . → Read More: Fairytale of New York (25th Anniversary), vinyl, story, covers
Billy Bragg – New England (Shop)
Nick Lowe – Rose of England (Amazon)
Steve Roberts – English Country Heart (Homepage)
A Song a Week – free iTunes download
The Jam – English Rose (Amazon)
PJ Harvey – Let England Shake (Shop)
May Day is an interesting date in the calendar (besides being a long weekend for us Brits) and according to wiki celebrations hold no bounds, regardless of your creed or homeland – “it has traditionally been an occasion for popular and often raucous celebrations, regardless of the locally prevalent political or religious establishment” translated – an excuse for a piss up.
It is of course also Labour (not Labor) Day too, Loyalty Day not May Day in the US (although you guys are credited with starting it all following the tragic events of the Haymarket Riot, this is also the day the happy union between Scotland and England was signed back in 1707, giving me licence expand the boundaries of this post a little further, so with that in mind thought I’d post something vaguely linked.
Serious stuff first as we are in the throes of an . . . → Read More: May Day
Copyright © 2013 Beat Surrender - All Rights Reserved
Powered by WordPress & Atahualpa