Merry Christmas 2010.


The Von Pip Musical Express Christmas 2010


Have a Happy Christmas folks, I’ll leave you with a couple of old favourites and a new  favourite . . .

Half Man Half Biscuit - Nigel Blackwell

“It’s Clichéd To Be Cynical At Christmas” By Half Man Half Biscuit.

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‘Merry Christmas Baby, Please Don’t Die’ By Dum Dum Girls & Crocodiles.

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And new for 2010, which is rather wonderful. . .

Ed Harcourt - The Devil Came Down The Chimney

“The Devil Came Down The Chimney” By Ed Harcourt.

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Andy Von Pip

ANDY VON PIP - Founder, editor, writer, reviewer, photographer and all-round good guy at the House photographer for The Academy Music Group, Zuma Press, Event Magazine and Rex Features worldwide. You can check out his photography at Andy Von Pip Photography Has been new music tipster on BBC6 Music, Amazing Radio, and DJ on Strangeways Radio (USA.) Can currently be heard on IWFM Radio. His radio work has been described as sounding like Ian McCulloch on ketamine fused with Ringo Starr. New music tipster on Amazing Radio, moderator for BBC 6 Music DJ Tom Robinson's Fresh on the Net, former member of "BBC's Sound Of" panel. Written and photographic work has appeared in The Quietus, Music Week, Record Of The Day, The Guardian, GIITV, The Sabotage Times, Bido Lito, The Skinny, Louder Than War. Media partner and curator for Liverpool Sound City.


  1. Ahhhh – Dum Dum Girls scratch my itch for dark, reverberated “Holiday music” Wink

    Was so disappointed they had to cancel their last tour (they were coming to New York). Can’t wait for the reschedule!

    Merry Merry, Andy!

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