I was worried that I might be listening to too much old music, so I made a graph of my iTunes play count data, mapping numbers of plays against the year. Sure, there’s a peak around the early 80s, but the bulk of what I’ve listened to most often is still from the last few years. Phew.

Severed Heads – My Role In Their Downfall Pt 2

(This is a continuation of random addled thoughts in Part 1)

It’s a funny thing, going from fan-boy to band-member. It’s even funnier to be dragged out of nearly 10 years of musical inactivity to tour with a band that’s retiring after 30 years.. and, what’s more, in support of an act that’s showing no sign of retiring after 30 years. What does that mean?

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