The Memorial Day/Whitsun Holiday Hitlist
JAMES – HEY MA
A Brooklyn Life’s Dynamic Tension – mixed by Carrie Whitenoise
Black Postcards – Dean Wareham
7) BAND NAME
We Were Promised Jetpacks. Visit their myspace
Rediscovered Newcastle Brown after a friend brought a case over for my Brit Birthday Brunch a few weeks back.
5) WINE STORE
Let’s give it up for the Partition Street Wine Shop in Saugerties, and its lovely owners, Suzanne, Jordan and their infant Isaac.
4) YOUTUBE CLIP
Patti Smith, Wayne County, Jackie Curtis, Elda Gentile and more in Femme Fatale @ La Mama in New York, 1970.
3) FOOTBALL MATCH
The European Champions League final, of course. A thriller for every neutral.
2) ROOTING FOR
Hull City, poised for Premiership football four years after languishing in the bottom division.
1) ELECTION CAMPAIGN
Change begins at home.