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Something For The Weekend w/e 26/02/2010

This week downloads , videos and streaming music from The Kiara Elles, The Joy Formidable, The Candle Thieves, Sound Of Guns, Lucky Soul, Japayork, Marina And The Diamonds, Cosmo Jarvis, Communion -the album, Trevor Moss …

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Liverpool Sound City Music Festival 2009

Liverpool Sound City Music Festival 2009 Liverpool’s Sound City Festival, still only in its second year is already being talked about as a possible future rival to Austin’s SXSW. This year the city played host …

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Music News we/3/04/2009

News – Kids Love Lies, Manic Street Preachers, Kasabian, La Roux , We Were Promised Jetpacks, Levelload, Sound Of Guns and The Trouble with James Allan _____________________________________________________________________ KIDS LOVE LIES SINGLE LAUNCH 8TH APRIL @ …

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Shoot It Up-Sound Of Guns Interview

“Alcatraz” By Sound Of Guns [soundcloud url=”http://soundcloud.com/vonpip/alcatraz-by-sound-of-guns”] Sound Of Guns are Andy Metcalfe – Vocals –Lee Glynn – Guitar-Nathan Crowley – Guitar John Coley – Bass –Si Finley – Drums You’d think being from Liverpool …

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2008 has been a strange year, and one I’ll generally be glad to see the back of. I guess in global terms it’ll be defined as the year of Obama and the year those gung-ho laissez-faire capitalists decided that actually state intervention is actually a jolly good idea after all. They think it only fair that whilst profits are privatised, losses really should be socialised. Suddenly the shrill bleating about the mythical “nanny state” or” letting the market decide” from dullards who subscribe to the Daily Mail’s paranoid right wing hysteria has been inexplicably silenced. 2008 has seen the biggest government intervention and nationalisation in recent economic history, purely for the benefit of the rich and the well connected…..

However musically there have been some great moments so without further ado here are The VPME 2008 Awards………