Content by tag "This Heat"

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Radar Favourites: Radar Favourites

Read "Radar Favourites" reviewed by Nic Jones

Full credit is due to Mike King and Reel Recordings for this exercise in historical reclamation. For a brief period back in the mid-1970s, Radar Favourites was a band with a pedigree. For one thing, it was saxophonist Geoff Leigh's first venture after his departure from Henry Cow, while guitarist G.F. Fitz-Gerald was responsible for the ...

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This Heat: This Heat

Read "This Heat" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Una materia sonora mutante e primigenia, inclassificabile e per questo vantata da più parti come ascendenza, quella che i This Heat hanno continuato a forgiare - insofferenti a ogni possibile scala di valori prefissata che potesse anche lontanamente limitare il gesto creativo - nella loro non lunga carriera, complessivamente sei anni dal 1976 al 1982. Lo scenario in cui ...

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This Heat: This Heat

Read "This Heat" reviewed by Nic Jones

With the benefit of hindsight, the arrival of one of the first incarnations of punk rock on the British music scene in the late 1970s was largely beneficial, making waves within a largely complacent music industry. The negative effects, however, might have been detrimental to the likes of This Heat, which was unfortunate. However, given the ...