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RetroSpector TOP10 – JULY
July 31, 2011, 6:46 pm
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Here’s what pricked up my ears over the past month in case you’re interested.
As ever, official APC chart is after the jump…

#01 Kevin Calero & CFCF – ∞ [link]
On repeat ….
#02 Handsome Furs – What About Us [link]
Outsider punk pop anthem in the making
#03 Washed Out – Before [link]
Phazin & shoegazin …
#04 Reborn Identity – Dark Matter [link]
Reborn Identity gets emotional 😦
#05 Secret Skwirl – Jeez Louise [link]
Beatles influence, nuff said
#06 Paul Woolford – Classic Re-Edits Volume 1 [link]
Rez yo handz!
#07 Funki Porcini – The Devil Drives [link]
With a little help from Luis Buñuel
#08 Washed Out – Wicked Game [link]
Well wicked!
#09 Dada Life – Fight Club Is Closed (Celebrity Murder Party Remix) [link]
No pimps or hoe’s, it’s time for Rawk n Roll!
#10 G3RSt – Cheated Luv [link]
Extraordinary boy, yeah yeah yeah!  




Snoopy Rawks!
July 27, 2011, 7:54 pm
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With a little lotta help from a certain beagle
Chasing The Broken Hearted” (Jimmy Ruffin vs SnooPytrol)
makes #8 in the 100 Greatest Mash Up’s of All Time @
Scooter McGavin’s 9th GreenHell Yeah!



PSYCHO-BIRD
July 24, 2011, 5:43 pm
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Phil RetroSpector – Psycho-Bird [mp3]

Qu’est que c’est?
Two of NY’s finest, Talking Heads vs The Golden Filter innit…



SILENT NIGHT GIG!
July 17, 2011, 2:25 pm
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As part of Galway Arts Festival 2011 programme, this self-confessed melancholic plays an audio-visual set @ the Festival Big Top on Friday, July 22nd.
In the great tradition of the silent disco, top DJs battle it out on your headphones.
Add giant laser–wielding robots and some delicious extras and you have a night out with a difference!



RetroSpector Top 10 – June
July 3, 2011, 7:05 pm
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This self-confessed melancholic was M.I.A. for most of June in Cairo,
but here’s what pricked up the ears in case you’re interested.
As ever, official APC chart is after the jump, shukron…

#01 Lana Del Rey – Video Games [link]
stunning tinseltown sadcore, jaw dropping…and then some
#02 Memory Tapes – Yes I Know [link]
great track, even better video
#03 Marlena Shaw – California soul (A.Skillz Remix) [link]
the original’s a classic, the remix is one in the makin’
#04 LeeDM101 – Killing Days [link]
the Bunnymen do Florence, hehehe…
#05 Apparat – Black Water [link]
weird organic creeper
#06 The Reborn Identity – Cosmic Lifeforms [link]
Reborn Identity gives Florence some cred
#07 Peter Murphy – I Spit Roses [link]
Undead, undead,undead…
#08 The Irrepressibles – Forget The Past [link]
so its not “in this shirt”, but its a close second
#09 lobsterdust – Somebody To Praise [link]
enforced by the Fatboy himself
#10 Mighty Mike – Garden in the sky [link]
press play and smile…