June 11, 2021

80s Crushes

I ventured out into the post-pandemic world yesterday. There were a few walkers around, but not many. Someone a few cubicles over from me kept coughing. Once upon a time, they would have been tarred and feathered and tossed out into the street. But now, with the vaccine pumping through most people’s veins, everybody in…

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September 24, 2020

Clay’s Mixtape: A Musical Podcast BONUS Tape – Springsteen

https://www.mixcloud.com/soulcruzer/clays-mixtape-a-musical-podcast-bonus-tape-springsteen/ As it is Bruce “The Boss” Springsteen’s birthday today, I thought I’d share with you 12 of my favourite Springsteen songs. Now this list is likely to be different on any given day because I love so much of his work. There’s a few on this list that would appear every time like Darkness…

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September 18, 2020

Clay’s Mixtape: A Musical Podcast BONUS Tape – Jimi Hendrix

https://www.mixcloud.com/soulcruzer/clays-mixtape-a-musical-podcast-bonus-tape-jimi-hendrix/ On this day in 1970, Jimi Hendrix was found dead in his basement, in London. He was 27 years old. He had taken nine pills of the barbiturate , Vesparax, along with alcohol. He died of an overdose. Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, James Marshal “Jimi” Hendrix is widely regarded as…

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