Some classic post-punk for you, courtesy of The Three Johns.
Mark E. Smith, frontman of legendary UK post-punk band The Fall, has died. The Fall’s manager, Pam Van Damned, confirmed… Read more [Music] R.I.P. Mark E. Smith, frontman of The Fall has died
My brother and I, and millions of boys and (especially) girls grew up with Duran Duran. That Cleopatra Records, undoubtedly the… Read more [Music] Album Premiere: Girls on Film 1979 Demo EP by Duran Duran feat. Andy Wickett
It boggles the mind how many amazing punk and post-punk bands came out of the former Yugoslavia. It’s also a… Read more [Music] What Punk Rock Meant to Communist Yugoslavia
One of my old college mates described Strawberry Switchblade as ‘twee’. He was right. That didn’t affect the fact that… Read more [Music] Strawberry Switchblade – 1982 4-Piece Demo
Amazing. The Mariachi Mexteca collaborate with The Stranglers’ singer Hugh Cornwell on what is my favorite Stranglers song, Golden Brown.… Read more [Music] Salvador Jimenez Hernandez & The Mariachi Mexteca with Hugh Cornwell – Golden Brown
This has to be some of the bleakest music I’ve heard in a while. Утро (Yutro, or Morning) are a… Read more [Music] Утро – Утро LP
Matthew Higgs of The Guardian bears the bad news that Joy Division, whose music, as he says, ‘was cold and… Read more [Music] ‘Joy Division weren’t cold. They were down-to-earth and funny’
The Durutti Column provide a shimmering instrumental from 1980 as Father’s Day nears.
Gang Of Four never got enough credit as one of England’s finest post-punk bands. Even when they went through a… Read more [Music] Gang Of Four – Armalite Rifle