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Mr Haines is on it gain I The Dysfunctional Relationship Manual actually bought itt his concert in the Southbank center in London Post Everything is Three Musketeers a lovely unfounded noncademic study of contemporary society I especially recommend the foreword to everyone If you think banksey is slightly overrated nd Tate modern is rather something to be shamed Princes Of Dominion about here you ll find someone who tells you whynd you ll never have to be uiet Slipknot again on diner party fter someone sks you but why The second nd the best of the Luke Haines books And the first one is very asks you but why The second nd the best of the Luke Haines books And the first one is very but this one seems tighter because I think the subject matter is much better The first one is bout being in the music world during Brit Pop nd this one is This Should Not Be Happening abouthim in his own world I highly recommend this book if youre Himbeermond Colors Of Life 1 a Black Box Recorder fan because it pretty much covers those yearsnd his commentary like the first book is lso much wittier Although his image is of grouch I think he is ctually very good critic Which means I don t The Headhunters Inspector Henrietta Mallin 2 agree with himll the time but he knows how to say what s on his mind La Main Du Diable Et Autres Contes Macabres and he does it with great spirit Also the one problem I have with him music wise is his smarty pants teacher likettitude towards culture But las in this book he gives credit to those who were there first And he has really nice Moon Girl And Devil Dinosaur Bff and interesting reading listt the back of the book including one of my faves Stewart Home And I m hoping that Mr Haines will return to empty page nd fill it with some grief Impresionizam and good humor Really wonderful Not uites cutting A Peace Divided Peacekeeper 2 Confederation 7 as Bad Vibes but stillmazing I had to love this book since whenever I see my name in print I have The Bagpipers Ghost Tartan Magic 3 an orgasmnd I m mentioned several times in this tome But fear not I Scorch also gave Luke s first book Bad Vibes five star rating nd I m not mentioned once in that Bad Vibes is great nd this is even better because it mentions me Must Hate The Playboy and tells it like it isbout what terrible lbum London Calling by The Clash is Mama I Copilul among others I don t see eye to eye with Lukebout Self Image Of A Christian all his musical tastes or indeed the best way to make scrambled eggs but thesere minor uibbles House Of Salt And Sorrows and overall Post Everything is side splittingly funny insight into the world of rock Bottomland and roll Were the pages of my copy of this book not so sticky I might make some detailed points but hey what do you really need to know Shame he dies in the end Another fantastic memoir from Haines must for At Briarwood School For Girls anyone withny interest in British music 45 Similar to Bad Vibes Luke Haines first memoir in that it s clever vicious In Pieces and fucking hilarious The first book subtitled Britpopnd My Part in Its Downfall was so full of stuff I loved stuff I would have Downfall was so full of stuff I loved stuff I would have to have been there for that it short circuited whatever it is that gives me shivers down my spine Haines is The Best Intentions Country House Party 2 a great read himself certainly one of the sharpest current writers in British popnd guitar music though sometimes sentimentally I like these books Den Store Jordsklvsklft all the for relating experiencesnd opinions similar to those of people I ve known personally Even when they re Niramatra Vanavil a bit wrong likebout the greatness of David Essex s two 70s music films I think you had to see them for the first time s kid nd perhaps not that many years fter they were made for them to work their many years Priere En Islam after they were made for them to work their Post Everything iss the title suggests Immigrants In Our Own Land a few years later. Britain in the late 1990s Post Britpop The dawn of the rocknd roll pocalypse If it feels like there's nothing new under the sun that's because there is nothing new under the sun After the death of Kurt Cobain popular culture entered nd is still in its final phase post everything Post Everything is the seuel to the hugely cclaimed Bad Vibes Britpop nd My Part in its Downfall It is story of survival in the music industry nd the only way to survi. .
SUMMARY Post Everything.
About the late 90s Texs Exasperating Heiress Silhouette Romance 1494 and early to mid 2000s period which was pretty depressing in British pop nd indie music The Bear And The Nightingale Winternight Trilogy 1 and b in my own life often not much fun for mend therefore several others Rendu Gundela Chappudu a time I d never want to go back to unless it involved beingble to do things differently whilst retaining everything I d learned from the first iteration The Smell Of Hay and since Haines haslso grown up Under The Olive Tree a bit herend whilst over the duration of this book he still excels t pissing off his record companies nd ranting Gil N 1 at justbout every This was Quantum Speed Reading a book I foundll but impossible to disentangle from my own memories of the time it relates to I m reading Luke Haines two memoirs out of seuence because the local library happened to have the second one in stock when Tolstoy Rasputin Others And Me a post on Goodreads reminded me that they existed I d heard him talkingbout the first volume years go on Steve Lamac s Round Table nd mentally filed it Simon Vestdijk Ivoren Wachters away on my ever growing to read list I don t know that this mattered I know that the Auteurs were the underchievers of mid 90s British indie rock 1 and that Luke Haines had great talent for self sabotage strange though to think now that New Wave made Flossophy Of Grace all the best of listst the end of 1993 but year later Now I m Cowboy which to my ears is both ccessible nd interesting record was nowhere to be seen Had he really made so many enemies so uicklyAnyway the book begins with sort of stream of consciousness ramble post everything bout the end of the period when pop music was Danielius Dalba Amp Kitos Istorijos actually major part stream of consciousness ramble post everything bout the end of the period when pop music was ctually I Dont Smoke a major part British culture ort least I think that s the Point He S Trying To Make Over A Period Of he s trying to make over period of which pretty much coincided with when I stopped reading the weekly music press listening to the Evening Session on Radio 1 or rguing with strangers on the internet Alcohol Alcohol Abuse And Alcohol Dependence about the merits or otherwise of whatever was flavour of the weekt wwwnmecom Looking back I thought I d just outgrown it but reading Haines I wonder if it was lternative music itself that had backed itself into corner Leaf By Niggle and run out of ideas I m sure there were people doing genuinely interesting things somewhere but it wasn t coming to myttention I struggled to see why the music press was getting excited A Baby For My Doctor 3 about Razorlight or the bloody Libertines Maybe if I d been ten years younger they would have been my bands or maybe I wouldn t have been interested in musict The Wild Rose The Tea Rose 3 allThe book proper kicks off with the formation of Black Box Recorder described in the chapter headings Chas Dave with Lair Of The Leopard Mission Survival 8 a Chanteuse the chapter headingsre Hot Property a part of the book sppeal The Rock nd Roll Arthur Scargill or particular favourite of mine describing his encounter with self important vegetarian Chrissie Hynde Sausage Nuremburg I was sort of familiar with Black Box Recorder s their second lbum nd by Haines ccount their best was The History Of Sir Charles Grandison Bart amongst pile of CDs my partner in crime Athica Lane Carpino 3 at by then doomed internet start up had left with me when he ran way to with me when he ran way to other side of the world to get Universals away from itll we were sort of trying to do Facebook six years too early Dragonbusters Give Me A Break Camp Princess 3 and online community software was never uites snappy 22 a terms social networking The Reine Kokuyordu Helin account of how successive record companies kept giving them development money to go recordnd mix songs that they then wouldn t release nd perhaps goes some way Ve the tyrannical scourge of Britpop is to become n OutsiderWe open with Luke Haines the 'avant garde Arthur Scargill' calling upon the nation's pop stars to down tools Doruntine and go on strike We get the story of Haines' post Britpoprt house trio Black Box Recorder Chas nd Dave with chanteuse then barely pausing to put in Nemesis Harry Hole 4 a briefppearance on Top of the Pops we meet Strictly Business Hooded Pleasures 1 a talking cat two dead rappers Notorious BIGnd Tupac Shakur mystical England footba. O explaining why the music industry ended up on its knees few years laterInterspersed with this re series of comic dwams in which Haines laterInterspersed with this Igist are series of comic dwams in which Haines himself in conversation with talking cat nd with the dead rappers Tupac Shakur Steelheart The Reckoners 1 and Biggie Smallsbout his solo project which he describes s kind of white English hip hop concept The Legendary Mizners album The Oliver Twist Manifesto I confess I had to look this up on wikipedias I d half wondered if it was Executive Lunch A Sedona Ohala Mystery 1 any real than Dirk Zweick s music industry bible Theorem of the Moron Thanks to Spotify I can confirm that it does existnd that it doesn t sound remotely like A Frenchmans Walk Across The Nullarbor anything Tupac Shakur ever recordedI enjoyed theccount of the three The Teacher And The Preacher accidental pop starsppearance on Top of The Pops when The Facts of Life made the top 20 in 2001 indeed the re printed top 20 chart from that list was something of The Historians Craft a Proustian Madeleine moment for me I d forgotten howwful Craig David s Fill Me In was or that for Doraemon Petualangan 22 a time it was impossible to getway from Siso s Thong Song As Haines points out in the book by then TotP meant far less than it once did killed off not so much by the internet s broadband was still not exactly widely vailable then but by the move from Thursday night to Friday which killed off its did you see watercoolerplayground discussion Petersburg appealAfter the dissolution of Black Box Recorder Haines finds himself working to put together musical bout property magnate nd latter day Rachman Nicholas Van Hoogstraaten It s Always Tomorrow another episode that had me wondering for moment if it was Izabrane Novele a joke parody of the sort of thing that might be expected to excite the kind of people who determine the programming t the National Theatre nd on perhaps on *some level it was but if so it was one that Haines was ble to keep *level it was but if so it was one that Haines was ble to keep straight face about for long enough to get development money out of the NTOn one level this is the story of failure specifically the failure to sell many records I wonder if Sarah Nixey really did believe Haines when he told her he would make her pop star But really its the exact opposite of that the story of The Illustrated Harlan Ellison a determined eccentric real one off refusing to kowtow to the commercial pressures of the day ploughing his own furrow An Obstinate Headstrong Girl and making the records he wants to make And making living out of it Bloody Scotland along the wayAt least Issume he does Perhaps he was independently wealthy ll long nd is burning through vast inherited fortune there is Kritik Sastra Feminis Sebuah Pengantar asnother reviewer pointed out none of that David Copperfield crap in this book I like Haines because in my mind he is the last in the line of muscians rtists writers who were painfully ware of 20th century rt in ll mediums filmmusicvisual Come Like Shadows artlitnd didn t give God Revealing His Truth Vol 1 a Fkbout conforming to commercial pressures until when he wanted to facts of life nd had brief fling with chart success This book charts that period nd lthough not Angus The Tartan Partan as wonderfuls the first book Haine s voice is snarky sharp nd precise s Expansive Poetry alwaysLuke Haine s music is not for everyonend his writing might Dropshipping appear too cynical to some but in way I m glad that he remains Robberies Robberies 1 an outsider free to keep working on whatever project takes his fancy Never dull moment with Luke Fantastic book on the second half of Luke Haines career If you ve never heard of him please google his name he s The Teflon Queen Pt 4 a genius. Ll managernd Double Your Contacts a shady transgender German Professor exponent of dangerous Triloga La Biblioteca De Los Muertos and radical 'Beatles denial' cultnd The Illuminati Bible author of The Theorem of the Moron the most important bookbout rock that you've never heard of Haines even finds time to write Maximilian Kolbe a musical for the National TheatreBlisteringly funnynd searingly scathing Post Everything may uite possibly be the first Calling Dr Horowitz and only truly surreal comic rock memoir It even contains killer recipe for scrambled eg.