Archive for February 14th, 2011

February 14, 2011

The Gloria Jones Challenge – Round 5

In honor of Valentine’s Day, here’s a photo of Ms. Jones with her baby daddy Marc Bolan.

The Gloria Jones Challenge is our ongoing examination of the many, many, many covers of Jones’ classic Northern Soul jam “Tainted Love” – to see how they stack up compared to the original.

Today’s challenger gives the song a rockabilly twist.  Let’s see how they stack up.

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February 14, 2011

PJ Harvey Loves You

To mark the release of her new album Let England Shake, PJ Harvey will debut her new album live in a one-off, special show from Paris on Monday February 14th.

For those of us unable to make it to the city of lights for this special Valentine’s Day treat, the show will be streamed live on the internet.  And thanks to the time difference we can enjoy it while sitting at our day jobs!  Hurray! Getting paid minimum wage to watch PJ!

Details below.

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