Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Mad Caddies (USA)


The Mad Caddies delivered a special blend of ska, pink and dixie sounds, really upbeat, foot tapping stuff, sadly no albums since 2007!


Find out more here: http://www.madcaddies.net

Monday, November 19, 2012

The Clash (UK)

Voted the fifth greatest record cover by Rolling Stone Magazine, this photo taken by Pennie Smith really creates a striking image.


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Thursday, November 1, 2012

Kurt Baker (USA)


Kurt Baker has just released his first full length solo album "Brand New Beat" and makes a claim for the title, King of Power Pop!


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Monday, October 22, 2012

Riccobellis (Italy)


Riccobellis are an Italian band who, as their logo tells us, are "Infected by Ramones." A great fun band, wearing their influences clearly on their chests!


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Thursday, October 18, 2012

Nirvana (USA)


....and then Nirvana came along and the party really woke up with a start!



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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

The La's (UK)


I believe this was a fan made T-shirt? From the band that released only one album, thankfully a totally amazing album!


Find out more: The La's

Monday, October 15, 2012

Five Thirty (UK)


One of the most colourful T-shirts I have had, this one freaked the hell out of me one night when I got home a little worse for wear, walked into a dark room and noticed I was glowing, turned out the "Five Thirty" text was glow in the dark, that was 24 years ago and it still glows!!!!!!!



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Thursday, October 11, 2012

Ride (UK)


Brilliant band with members who went on to make up part of the last Oasis line up and Mark Gardener going onto some great production work.


Find them here: Ride


Wednesday, October 10, 2012

The Television Personalities (UK)

Television Personalities T Shirt.

Not had any news on Dan Treacy's health of late but hope he is still doing well.



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Monday, October 8, 2012

Any Trouble (UK)


Where are all the nice girls?

One more from the personal collection of  the man behind http://mufoandthings.blogspot.se




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The Knack (USA)


Made famous by their song My Sharona being sung in an episode of The Simpsons......I am kidding of course.  Another one from the personal collection of the man behind the blog http://mufoandthings.blogspot.se



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Big Star (USA)


No introduction needed here!  Another one from the personal collection of the man behind the blog http://mufoandthings.blogspot.se


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Sunday, October 7, 2012

Thursday, October 4, 2012

13th Floor Elevators (USA)


Another of the great American 60s bands, formed by Roky Erickson and Tommy Hall, Tommy played an electric jug, I kid you not, look to the left in of the screen the attached video, not the best quality sound but the best example of this weird instrument.


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Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Love (USA)


One of my all time favourite bands and albums. The artwork here and on the album was created by Bob Pepper.  If you do not own the Forever Changes album, you should!


Find the T-shirt here: Night Channels shop

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Thursday, September 27, 2012

MC5 (USA)


It is quite possible that I let my MC5 T Shirt fade away and die after seeing Rachel from "Friends" sporting it in an episode?


Find the MC5 here: MC5

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

The Jam (UK)


Sadly my own Jam T-shirt of this design is long gone, time to hit the internet and get a new one from this amazing band!



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Tuesday, September 25, 2012

The Reigning Monarchs (USA)


The Reigning Monarchs are a great instrumental band specialising in surf punk psychobilly ska!


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Sunday, September 23, 2012

The Rolling Stones (UK)


The Rolling Stones 1981 tour, looking in remarkable unworn condition, either that or very good quality.
Thanks again to mufoandthings for the photo.

Check out the very excellent mufoandthings blog here:  Mufoandthings


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The Sunday Drivers (Spain)


Another fine T shirt from the author of Mufoandthings video blog.

Check out the excellent music video blog here:Mufoandthings 


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Wilco (USA)





Some very fine T shirts from the author of the Mufoandthings blog!

Check out the excellent music video blog here:Mufoandthings 


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The Beatles (UK)


The band that have adourned millions of T shirts, posters magazines, badges...............

Thanks again to Curtiss for submitting these.

Do check out Curtiss' power pop channel on youtube here, full of fantastic music!



Find them just about everywhere!!!!!!

Silver Sun (UK)


One of my favourite bands, the fantastic silver sun, also from the Curtiss' collection.

Curtiss has a rather great youtube channel of power pop, check that out here: The Power Pop Fan Youtube Channel


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XTC (UK)


Another one from Curtiss, this rather fine T shirt depicts the chalk horse carved in the hillside in the village of Uffington in the UK.

Curtiss has a rather great youtube channel of power pop, check that out here: The Power Pop Fan Youtube Channel


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The Mockers (USA)


Many thanks to Curtiss for this submission of The Mockers Spanish tour T-shirt which I think is rather great and a superb message!

Curtiss has a rather great youtube channel of power pop, check that out here: The Power Pop Fan Youtube Channel


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Saturday, September 22, 2012

Inspiral Carpets (UK)


From 1990 and still going strong, my grandparents weren't very keen on this one!


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Len Price 3 (UK)


One of my favourite bands of the moment, if you get a chance to see these guys live, do so, it is such a great show.


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Friday, September 21, 2012

Division Of Laura Lee (Sweden)


Unfortunately not one of mine, I wish it was!


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Northern Soul


Keep the faith!  One of my favourite ever logos.


Learn more about Northern Soul here: Northern Soul

Division Of Laura Lee (Sweden)


Division of Laura Lee celebrate 10 years of the band with this shirt design, that was a few years ago now, fortunately, they are still with us!


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The Ramones (USA)


Probably the best selling T-shirt of all time?  As you can see, mine is in desperate need of replacing, but Hey Ho!


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The Long Tall Texans (UK)


Psychobilly band from Brighton, I once spent a night sleeping in the bands double bass case, but that is a whole different story!


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Division Of Laura Lee (Sweden)


& and & and & and &

The album above the T was signed for me and Per Stålberg added the text, "This is for you, not Ebay" which I think has added value to it, however this one stays firmly in my collection!


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Me First and The Gimme Gimmes (USA)


A band that knows how to have a good time....all the time!


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The Soundtrack Of Our Lives (Sweden)


With the Heineken design logo, this one may have caused some trouble for the band, needless to say there aren't too many about, there was also an Absolut vodka one, also very rare!


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Stanley Road (Spain)


I love this design, very Mod, like the band who are also very Mod!


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Vegas With Randolph (USA)


Also with an ultra cool back print, this T was printed for the "Above The Blue" album which was rather good, like the T shirt which is great quality!


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The Popinjays (England)


Probably the oldest T I own, this goes back to around the mid 80's


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Deco Auto (USA)



This heavy cotton T not only has a cool design, but it is warm too!


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The Bluetones (England)


The Bluetones sell themselves short!


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Teenage Fanclub (Scotland)


The classic stencil design by Teenage Fanclub.


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The Sensibles (Italy)


My new favourite band, they reach parts other bands wish they could!!!!



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