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This Is Memorial Device: David Keenan’s Scottish Postpunk Playlist

April 12, 2017 | by Faber Social

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This Is Memorial Device: An exclusive playlist of Scottish postpunk from the world of the novel by David Keenan novel.

The Prats – Inverness

Scrotum Poles – Pick The Cat’s Eyes Out

Altres – Panic

Orange Juice – Moscow Olympics

Big Country – Inwards

Pastels – I’m Alright With You

The Fire Engines – Big Gold Dream

Scars – Horrorshow

Nyah Fearties – Rantin Robbie

Strawberry Switchblade – Trees and Flowers

Meat Whiplash – Don’t Slip Up

Primal Scream – It Happens

Skids – The Saints Are Coming

Josef K – Chance Meeting

The Associates – Party Fears Two

Shop Assistants – All Day Long

X.S Discharge – Lifted

Simple Minds – East At Easter

Altered Images – Dead Pop Stars


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