Catchy As Hell – Debut Single ‘FINETIME’ By CAST Released 25 Years Ago Today

Top singles from the past…

3 July 2020

Band: Cast – group formed in Liverpool in 1992 by
singer/guitarist John Power after leaving the near-
legendary The La’s – the band is still going strong
Single:  Finetime – debut single
B-sidesBetter Man and Satellites
Released: 3 July 1995 – 25 years ago today –
Powers performed the song for the first time
acoustically at a Liverpool festival while
still being with The La’s
Score: the single reached #17 in the UK
Album: All Change  – the band’s debut LP
turning 25 on 16 October – stream it here 

Original clip…

Rhapsodic live version at Glastonbury 1999

CAST: Facebook – Instagram – Discography

‘Song To The Siren’ by TIM BUCKLEY Who Passed Away 45 Years Ago Today

Top singles from the past…

29 June 2020

Artist: Tim Buckley
Track: Song To The Siren
Written by: Tim Buckley and his writing partner Larry Beckett
Released: 1970
Covers: by Pat Boone This Mortail Coil and Robert Plant among others
Album: Starsailor – his sixth LP released in 1970 – 50 years ago

Spine-chilling live version…

Studio version…

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Tim Buckley passed away this day 45 years ago,
on 29 June 1975 from a heroin overdose, he was only 28

Perfect 24 Karat Pop – Breakthrough Hit ‘YELLOW’ By COLDPLAY Released 20 Years Ago Today…

Top singles from the past…

26 June 2020

Band: Coldplay
Single: Yellow
B-sides: Help Is Around The Corner 
and No More Keeping My Feet On The Ground
Released: 26 June 2000 – 20 years ago today
YouTube: original clip = 459.593.728 views (so far)
Score: #4 in the UK / #22 in the US / #4 in Scotland
Album: Parachutes – debut LP

You love or hate them but this is perfect 24 Karat pop

“For you I bleed myself dry”

Euphoric live performance in Sydney (2003)…

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