Here are all of dickon_edwards's jams.

The Wagon

The Wagon

by Dinosaur Jr.

Reminded by J Mascis's cameo in The Double how much I love 'The Wagon' by Dinosaur Jr.

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Jammed: 25th Apr 2014

8 plays

2 likes

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The Hanging Gardens Of Reigate

The Hanging Gardens Of Reigate

by Would-Be-Goods

After the recent interview with Simon F Turner on The Quietus, here's a terrific pop song he wrote for the Would-Be-Goods

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Jammed: 19th Oct 2013

9 plays

3 likes

1 comments

BOYS ARE A DIME A DOZEN

BOYS ARE A DIME A DOZEN

by Vicky Gomez

Debbie Smith brought this to my attention. From 1965, Spector-esque rarity.

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Jammed: 15th Aug 2013

13 plays

4 likes

1 comments

Dance Dance Dance

Dance Dance Dance

by Lykke Li

Particularly like the way Ms Li pronounces it 'darnce', with a southern English accent.

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Jammed: 12th Jul 2013

12 plays

3 likes

1 comments

Girl Least Likely To

Girl Least Likely To

by Morrissey

'Girl Least Likely To' is a phrase getting bandied around thanks to Liz Jones's book. It's also a favourite Moz song of mine.

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Jammed: 10th Jul 2013

6 plays

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Mercy Seat

Mercy Seat

by Ultra Vivid Scene

Saw Nick Cave doing his 1988 'Mercy Seat'. Reminded me of a different song with the same title that I rather like. Released 1989. Like buses, song titles...

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Jammed: 1st Jul 2013

13 plays

5 likes

1 comments

Shoot the Singer

Shoot the Singer

by Pavement

Can't get this out of my head at the moment. A beautiful song in anyone's world.

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Jammed: 25th Jun 2013

16 plays

8 likes

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Cemetry Gates

Cemetry Gates

by The Smiths

A dreaded sunny day in Highgate, so...

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Jammed: 19th Jun 2013

11 plays

6 likes

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Andrew In Drag

Andrew In Drag

by The Magnetic Fields

Didn't realise there was also a rather good video to this...

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Jammed: 12th Jun 2013

13 plays

5 likes

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All the Umbrellas in London

All the Umbrellas in London

by The Magnetic Fields

A fave Mag Fields song, triggered by today's unseasonal wetness.

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Jammed: 24th May 2013

7 plays

4 likes

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Nothing To Be Done

Nothing To Be Done

by The Pastels

A truly perfect pop song. Particularly love Mr Pastel's prominent sniff about 4 seconds in.

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Jammed: 11th May 2013

9 plays

4 likes

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Water dances: Synchronising

Water dances: Synchronising

by Michael Nyman

1980s Nyman at his most pounding and catchy.

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Jammed: 7th May 2013

5 plays

2 likes

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Get Yourself Together

Get Yourself Together

by Velocette

One of the best singles of the 1990s (with a debt to the 1960s, obviously)

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Jammed: 1st May 2013

18 plays

3 likes

1 comments

Thinking Of You

Thinking Of You

by Sister Sledge

Pretty much fixes most wrong things.

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Jammed: 17th Apr 2013

14 plays

7 likes

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Heavenly Pop Hit

Jammed: 11th Apr 2013

5 plays

4 likes

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Sliver

Sliver

by Nirvana

I remember John Peel playing the intro of this several times, in awe of the way the guitar noise comes in.

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Jammed: 5th Apr 2013

24 plays

6 likes

2 comments

The Spangle Maker

The Spangle Maker

by Cocteau Twins

An incredible track - such textures of tension and release...

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Jammed: 1st Apr 2013

13 plays

7 likes

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Kerry Kerry

Kerry Kerry

by Cinerama

Love the cinematic strings on the chorus.

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Jammed: 22nd Mar 2013

19 plays

3 likes

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Silkworm Exploding

Silkworm Exploding

by Dogbowl

Catchy and surreal. I still adore the songs of Mr Tunney.

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Jammed: 22nd Feb 2013

21 plays

4 likes

1 comments

A Thousand Stars Burst Open

Jammed: 28th Jan 2013

21 plays

5 likes

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Helpless

Helpless

by Sugar

Beatlesy, noisy & cute, hits the ground running, no dull bits.

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Jammed: 24th Jan 2013

12 plays

2 likes

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I Wanna Be Well

I Wanna Be Well

by Ramones

Dedicated to myself, frankly. Bored with it all.

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Jammed: 22nd Jan 2013

9 plays

4 likes

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Listen, The Snow Is Falling

Jammed: 18th Jan 2013

9 plays

9 likes

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Move On

Move On

by Sunday in the Park with George OBC

For anyone struggling to know what to do with themselves, this is pretty good advice from Mr Sondheim.

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Jammed: 17th Jan 2013

4 plays

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Where Is The Life That Late I Led

Where Is The Life That Late I Led

by Howard Keel

From Kiss Me Kate. Superb lyrics by Cole Porter, wonderfully campy-butch performance by Howard Keel.

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Jammed: 10th Jan 2013

1 plays

1 likes

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camera obscura - happy new year

camera obscura - happy new year

by Camera Obscura

A song for NYE. Cute skippy and gentle, just like me. Have a good one.

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Jammed: 31st Dec 2012

13 plays

2 likes

1 comments

Leaving Christmas Day

Leaving Christmas Day

by Tender Trap

From their 2012 album, Ten Songs About Girls

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Jammed: 24th Dec 2012

5 plays

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Song to the Siren

Song to the Siren

by This Mortal Coil

Absolutely everyone needs to know this exists. Just checking.

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Jammed: 18th Dec 2012

45 plays

5 likes

1 comments

Come See About Me

Come See About Me

by The Supremes

Motown Hits That Somehow Have Managed Not To Be Overplayed...

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Jammed: 16th Dec 2012

10 plays

3 likes

1 comments

Before We Begin

Before We Begin

by Broadcast

Must have played this about a thousand times. Still cures so many ills.

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Jammed: 12th Oct 2012

30 plays

8 likes

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And I Wonder

And I Wonder

by St. Christopher

Gloriously breezy indiepop. Plus aeroplane effects!

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Jammed: 8th Oct 2012

8 plays

1 likes

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Should the Bible Be Banned

Jammed: 17th Aug 2012

7 plays

5 likes

1 comments

Peng ! 33

Peng ! 33

by Stereolab

20 years old. I searched for 'Peng' on Twitter to discover it's now yoof slang: 'Tom Daley is well peng'.

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Jammed: 11th Aug 2012

12 plays

5 likes

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Invisible Man

Invisible Man

by The Breeders

Oh, the bit where the strings come in... OH!

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Jammed: 9th Aug 2012

9 plays

5 likes

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What's A Girl Supposed To Do

What's A Girl Supposed To Do

by The Shangri-Las

60s girl group heaven, one of my favourite ever intros. Sounds rather showtuney now.

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Jammed: 25th Jul 2012

22 plays

3 likes

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She Rides the Waves

She Rides the Waves

by Pale Saints

One cute & catchy Beatles-esque pop song, drenched in wonderful noise. 2 mins long.

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Jammed: 18th Jul 2012

19 plays

2 likes

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St. Swithin's Day

St. Swithin's Day

by Dubstar

St Swithin's Day today. aka the One Day book day / song by B Bragg. Love the Dubstar version

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Jammed: 15th Jul 2012

14 plays

1 likes

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When You Sleep

When You Sleep

by My Bloody Valentine

I can't stop playing this lately. Perfect blend of noise and melody.

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Jammed: 10th Jul 2012

16 plays

3 likes

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All The Umbrellas In London

Jammed: 8th Jul 2012

4 plays

1 likes

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Fourth of July

Fourth of July

by Galaxie 500

On 4th July... One of my favourite songs.

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Jammed: 4th Jul 2012

12 plays

2 likes

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Particle Man

Particle Man

by They Might Be Giants

Here's to you, Mr Higgs.

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Jammed: 4th Jul 2012

6 plays

1 likes

1 comments

Everybody Loves My Baby

Jammed: 2nd Jul 2012

14 plays

1 likes

1 comments

If I Could Tell You

If I Could Tell You

by The Pastels

Lovely synthy-strings break at 1:10.

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Jammed: 2nd Jul 2012

11 plays

No likes

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