Here are all of dickon_edwards's jams.
by Dinosaur Jr.
Reminded by J Mascis's cameo in The Double how much I love 'The Wagon' by Dinosaur Jr.
Find it on Google or Youtube
Get The Wagon at Amazon
Jammed: 25th Apr 2014
After the recent interview with Simon F Turner on The Quietus, here's a terrific pop song he wrote for the Would-Be-Goods
Watch it now
Get The Hanging Gardens Of Reigate at Amazon
Jammed: 19th Oct 2013
by Vicky Gomez
Debbie Smith brought this to my attention. From 1965, Spector-esque rarity.
Get BOYS ARE A DIME A DOZEN at Amazon
Jammed: 15th Aug 2013
by Lykke Li
Particularly like the way Ms Li pronounces it 'darnce', with a southern English accent.
Get Dance Dance Dance at Amazon
Jammed: 12th Jul 2013
'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.
Get Girl Least Likely To at Amazon
Jammed: 10th Jul 2013
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...
Get Mercy Seat at Amazon
Jammed: 1st Jul 2013
Can't get this out of my head at the moment. A beautiful song in anyone's world.
Get Shoot the Singer at Amazon
Jammed: 25th Jun 2013
by The Smiths
A dreaded sunny day in Highgate, so...
Get Cemetry Gates at Amazon
Jammed: 19th Jun 2013
by The Magnetic Fields
Didn't realise there was also a rather good video to this...
Get Andrew In Drag at Amazon
Jammed: 12th Jun 2013
A fave Mag Fields song, triggered by today's unseasonal wetness.
Get All the Umbrellas in London at Amazon
Jammed: 24th May 2013
by The Pastels
A truly perfect pop song. Particularly love Mr Pastel's prominent sniff about 4 seconds in.
Get Nothing To Be Done at Amazon
Jammed: 11th May 2013
by Michael Nyman
1980s Nyman at his most pounding and catchy.
Get Water dances: Synchronising at Amazon
Jammed: 7th May 2013
One of the best singles of the 1990s (with a debt to the 1960s, obviously)
Get Get Yourself Together at Amazon
Jammed: 1st May 2013
by Sister Sledge
Pretty much fixes most wrong things.
Get Thinking Of You at Amazon
Jammed: 17th Apr 2013
by The Chills
Get Heavenly Pop Hit at Amazon
Jammed: 11th Apr 2013
I remember John Peel playing the intro of this several times, in awe of the way the guitar noise comes in.
Get Sliver at Amazon
Jammed: 5th Apr 2013
by Cocteau Twins
An incredible track - such textures of tension and release...
Get The Spangle Maker at Amazon
Jammed: 1st Apr 2013
Love the cinematic strings on the chorus.
Get Kerry Kerry at Amazon
Jammed: 22nd Mar 2013
Catchy and surreal. I still adore the songs of Mr Tunney.
Get Silkworm Exploding at Amazon
Jammed: 22nd Feb 2013
by Pale Saints
A blissful slice of fuzzy dreampop.
Get A Thousand Stars Burst Open at Amazon
Jammed: 28th Jan 2013
Beatlesy, noisy & cute, hits the ground running, no dull bits.
Get Helpless at Amazon
Jammed: 24th Jan 2013
Dedicated to myself, frankly. Bored with it all.
Get I Wanna Be Well at Amazon
Jammed: 22nd Jan 2013
by Galaxie 500
Get Listen, The Snow Is Falling at Amazon
Jammed: 18th Jan 2013
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.
Get Move On at Amazon
Jammed: 17th Jan 2013
by Howard Keel
From Kiss Me Kate. Superb lyrics by Cole Porter, wonderfully campy-butch performance by Howard Keel.
Get Where Is The Life That Late I Led at Amazon
Jammed: 10th Jan 2013
by Camera Obscura
A song for NYE. Cute skippy and gentle, just like me. Have a good one.
Get camera obscura - happy new year at Amazon
Jammed: 31st Dec 2012
by Tender Trap
From their 2012 album, Ten Songs About Girls
Get Leaving Christmas Day at Amazon
Jammed: 24th Dec 2012
by This Mortal Coil
Absolutely everyone needs to know this exists. Just checking.
Get Song to the Siren at Amazon
Jammed: 18th Dec 2012
by The Supremes
Motown Hits That Somehow Have Managed Not To Be Overplayed...
Get Come See About Me at Amazon
Jammed: 16th Dec 2012
Must have played this about a thousand times. Still cures so many ills.
Get Before We Begin at Amazon
Jammed: 12th Oct 2012
by St. Christopher
Gloriously breezy indiepop. Plus aeroplane effects!
Get And I Wonder at Amazon
Jammed: 8th Oct 2012
In support of Pussy Riot.
Get Should the Bible Be Banned at Amazon
Jammed: 17th Aug 2012
20 years old. I searched for 'Peng' on Twitter to discover it's now yoof slang: 'Tom Daley is well peng'.
Get Peng ! 33 at Amazon
Jammed: 11th Aug 2012
by The Breeders
Oh, the bit where the strings come in... OH!
Get Invisible Man at Amazon
Jammed: 9th Aug 2012
by The Shangri-Las
60s girl group heaven, one of my favourite ever intros. Sounds rather showtuney now.
Get What's A Girl Supposed To Do at Amazon
Jammed: 25th Jul 2012
One cute & catchy Beatles-esque pop song, drenched in wonderful noise. 2 mins long.
Get She Rides the Waves at Amazon
Jammed: 18th Jul 2012
St Swithin's Day today. aka the One Day book day / song by B Bragg. Love the Dubstar version
Get St. Swithin's Day at Amazon
Jammed: 15th Jul 2012
by My Bloody Valentine
I can't stop playing this lately. Perfect blend of noise and melody.
Get When You Sleep at Amazon
Jammed: 10th Jul 2012
from their 1996 album Get Lost
Get All The Umbrellas In London at Amazon
Jammed: 8th Jul 2012
On 4th July... One of my favourite songs.
Get Fourth of July at Amazon
Jammed: 4th Jul 2012
by They Might Be Giants
Here's to you, Mr Higgs.
Get Particle Man at Amazon
by Brigitte Bardot
Get Everybody Loves My Baby at Amazon
Jammed: 2nd Jul 2012
Lovely synthy-strings break at 1:10.
Get If I Could Tell You at Amazon