“It is with great sadness that we announce the passing, following a brief illness, of Terry, our beautiful friend, brother and one of the most brilliant singers, songwriters and lyricists this country has ever produced.“ - The Specials
“Dub to me is the music of chance,“ says The Pop Group's Mark Stewart of the dub version of their debut album, made with legend Dennis Bovell. “A teenage dream come true – at last – this one’s for the explorers.”
This week in Indie Basement: reviews of new albums from Greentea Peng, Crowded House and International Teachers of Pop, plus Gang of Four tribute ‘The Problem of Leisure‘ and reissues from The Specials and Pernice Brothers.
This week in the Basement: reviews of new albums from The Cribs, Kelley Stoltz, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Bent, Badge Époque Ensemble, Lindstrøm & Prins Thomas ++ reissues from The Specials and Grandaddy.