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Exemplars of Regional Madmanism: The First Ten

March 2, 2017 | by Faber Social

Tags: BEYOND THE IMPLODE, COME, DANNY DRESSMAKERS, HIGH SPEED & THE AFFLICTED MAN, Punk, SLUG FUCKERS, SPK, TAMPAX, THE FEGS, THE INSTANT AUTOMATONS, THE SCROTUM POLES, UFO, david keenan, post punk, this is memorial device

An exclusive new playlist by David Keenan collecting the wildest and crudest regional post-punk DIY tracks in existence.

  • Tampax – “UFO Dictator” (Italy 1979)

  • Slugfuckers – “Deaf Disco” (Australia 1979)

  • Danny and the Dressmakers – “Don’t Make Another Bass Guitar Mr Rickenbacker” (England 1979)

  • SPK – “No More” (Australia 1979)

  • Beyond The Implode – “This Atmosphere” (England 1979)

  • High Speed & The Afflicted Man – “Get Stoned Ezy” (England 1982)

  • The Fegs – “Mill Street Law and Order” (Scotland 1981)

  • The Instant Automatons – “People Laugh At Me (Cause I Like Weird Music)” (England 1980)

  • The Scrotum Poles – “Helicopter Honeymoon” (Scotland 1980)

  • Come – “Come Sunday” (England 1979)

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David Keenan at Aye Write Festival

March 11, 2017

Journalist, author, and BBC Scotland presenter Vic Galloway will be talking to David his debut novel. This Is Memorial Device is a love letter to the small towns of Lanarkshire…

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This Is Memorial Device

David Keenan

This Is Memorial Device, the debut novel by David Keenan, is a love letter to the small towns of Lanarkshire in the west of Scotland in the late 1970s and…