Opening track from one of the finest albums ever made. A genius at the absolute peak of his musical powers.

Taken from Songs In The Key Of Life CD 1 Northern Star 32bit Remaster Track 01

Can't think of anything to say about this. Just superb.

The Mighty Terror - Women police in England

if you're over 40 and not sitting in your chair rocking from side to side and pointing at the sky a la Alan Partridge by the end of this then we can't be friends.

Music from Australia and New Zealand in the year 1978: JPY's promo-video for the hit single 'Love Is In The Air' (May, 1978), taken from the 1978 album 'Love...

You can say what you like about Morrissey. Actually you can't unless you want to be spammed by His acolytes.. But however much of a right-wing apologist tosser he is these days, it can't be denied that he still knows how to make a decent record. If he'd just shut the f**k up ...

From the new album 'Low In High School' Out now: Limited edition box-sets and vinyl:

Sting, Summers and Stu's finest hour to these ears.

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The music is influenced by 60s Stax Soul, the video by Bob Dylan. Never seen this promo before this morning. From the Get Happy album, still Beat City's fave EC LP.

Music video by Elvis Costello & The Attractions performing Love For Tender. (C) 1980 Elvis Costello under exclusive license to Universal Music Enterprises, a...

Number One in the U S of A on this day in 1969. As true today as it ever was. And a great tune.

Music video by Sly & The Family Stone performing Everyday People. Originally released 1968. All rights reserved by Epic Records, a division of Sony Music Ent...

Ron Mael doing his very best "catatonic Hitler" on German television in 1974 when the actual Hitler hadn't been dead 30 years yet.

Disco 28/09/74 - Ron Mael - Russell Mael - Ian Hampton - Trevor White - Dinky Diamond

Very different version of the Creedence classic from Wyclef Jean. Love it or hate it - and we here in Beat City LURVE it! - you have to give him credit for doing it completely differently to the original.

Manchurian Candidate Original Soundtrack

Fantastic half hour of tunes from the Faces in the very early years. Tracks played :

You're My Girl
Too Much Woman
Maybe I'm Amazed
Gasoline Alley
Around The Plynth

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The Marquee Club, London * 7th December 1970 Devotion You're My Girl Flying Too Much Woman Maybe I'm Amazed Gasoline Alley Around The Plynth

Its not in this clip but I do remember Peter Powell introducing this with "That;s what the music business is all about". Yup. Fat bald skinheads in dresses.

Bad Manners performing the 'Can-Can' on Top of the Pops in 1981.

And domestic violence. To be fair Lorraine gives as good as she gets here, and it seems consensual, so I'm allowing it.

From the 1980 12" vinyl Credits- Producer - Roger Lomas Written-By - Bad Manners

Remember Buster Bloodvessel on Top Of The Pops sitting in a rocking chair singing this love song to a can of Special Brew. Kids today. You don't know youre born.

Bad Manners were epic. They did sons about the joys of being a fat bastard ...

Fronted by Buster Bloodvessel (born Douglas Trendle), the band was formed in 1976 while the members were at school together, and among their early incarnatio...

Some say poundshop Madness. But when did the excellent but always oddly detached Madness ever let themselves go properly like this?

and from the debut album The Scream, this gets me every time 3/3

Needs no explanation really. My favorite Banshees song...

Siouxsie And The Banshees - doing Disney so damn well .... 2/3

From the album "Through the Looking Glass" 1987. Trust in me, just in me Shut your eyes and trust in me You can sleep safe and sound Knowing I am around Slip...