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Fidelity Wars #90: Morrissey – “First Of The Gang To Die”

After The Smiths, the band’s lyricist and vocalist went on to have a successful solo career under his surname, Morrissey. My British friend Lawrie (hi Lawrie!) has exposed me to some of these songs as well, and as with my … Continue reading

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The Society Of Poor Academics, Live At Fuel Café Bar In Manchester

On Friday, roughly a week ago – 30th April – I made my live debut, performing under my pseudonym The Society Of Poor Academics at Fuel Café in Manchester. I had been invited to perform by my friend Tom, a … Continue reading

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Fidelity Wars #70: Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – “Souvenir”

Delayed due to Team Fortress 2, the fourth most common cause of delays. Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark, popularly abbreviated as OMD, is a British new wave slash synthpop band of which I recently was introduced. (Hi, Lawrie!) I was … Continue reading

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Fidelity Wars #56: New Order – “Bizarre Love Triangle”

It’s become a bit of a running joke that my British friend Lawrie only listens to British pop and rock music from the 80s. Well, turns out he also listens to British synth pop (aka. new wave) from the 80s. … Continue reading

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