Since I have him coming to talk to my MA students tomorrow night, I think it rather behoves me to link to my pal Mike’s Which Decade Is Tops For Pops? project, now in its sixth year. It’s a concept recently nicked by the BBC and it’s a load of fun if you’ve got any interest in popular music. Enjoy.
And since I’ve been listening to this album for weeks with great joy (and bought their first album in New York this month), here’s some video of Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings, with the title track of 100 Days, 100 Nights