Archiv der Kategorie 'punky reggae'

SELMEC + GMC Reunion Gig at The Amersham Arms, New Cross, December 15th, 2013

Thursday, den 19. December 2013

The Reunion gig of various faces from the now-defunct South East Music Collective and Greenwich Music Collective took place at The Amersham Arms, New Cross on the 15th December 2013. It was organised after a drunken FB upload by drummer Andy Panai and guitarist Simon Birch (of the great Best Foot Forward, amongst others), which […]

Dolehouse Reunion Gig – Peckham Palais Friday 3rd May 2013

Friday, den 10. May 2013

A night of controlled chaos and good grooves, seeing old familiar faces from another time – that’s gone full circle… Peckham Palais hosted a night of bands and music featuring artists, singers and players who had all started on the road to now in the Peckham Dolehouse back in the day (1989-91). The Sea, RDF, […]


Wednesday, den 15. June 2011

While trying to dig out my copy of Police Officer by the late Smiley Culture, I unearthed a pile of old dancehall twelves which had not seen the light of day for quite a while.  The inevitable few hours locked into the Mac resulted in the New Reggae and Dub Radio Show. This mix is […]

Manasseh/Joey Jay

Tuesday, den 7. June 2011

On a recent web trawl (while re-watching the excellent Dub Echoes Film by Bruno Natal/Soul Jazz Records) I came across the Mikus Musik Blogspot. To my joy it has a page with streams of old Manasseh and Joey Jay  Kiss FM radio shows, from the days you could still hear heavyweight rockers on the FM band. The site […]


Friday, den 27. May 2011

Music from the ice region indeed. The latest reggae show features the mighty Misty in Roots. Kicking off with See Them a Come from Live at the Counter Eurovision perhaps the greatest live album ever; which begs the question why this album is not available in any format today. With even second-hand copies of the […]

The Montague Arms – Friday June 3rd 2011

Monday, den 23. May 2011

Check out The Montague Arms, Queens Road, Peckham, the strangest pub on earth June 3rd @ The Montague Arms Another interesting line-up from Shopping Trolley Promotions including Pulka, all the way from Berlin on Friday June 3rd 2011. Also playing Drain Cover and Psycho Yogi, with DJ’ing from the fabulous Trip Team.

Back to The Planet /Falcon Burns

Friday, den 13. May 2011

Festival season is nearly here ! Just time for a quick London party before everyone hits the road, so this Sat 14th May CLUB NEUROTICA teams up with BRIXTON JAM to present Mid-May Madness, with live shows from Back to the Planet, Falcon Burns & Birds of Prey, and Beatboxer Marvill. Plus DJ’s Tiddles, Madam […]

Poly Styrene RIP

Tuesday, den 26. April 2011

We hope that the blog will be more than a series of obituaries, but within an hour of posting our first entry on the new fantompowa music blog we have heard the sad news that Poly Styrene, the lead singer of X Ray Spex, died yesterday of breast cancer. Originally from Brixton, then Bromley [the […]