Episode 37: The debut of Patrick’s Book Nook
February 28, 2017
- The Kinks “Predictable” Give The People What They Want (Arista) 1981
- The Clash “Train in Vain” London Calling (Epic) 1979
- The Slits “Spend, Spend, Spend” Cut (Island) 1979
First installment of what Jim and Patrick (hope) will be a well-loved, recurring segment. Patrick talks about book, Jim plays song. Patrick claims he didn’t learn to read until the 7th grade, when he read Catcher in the Rye. But seriously, them electronic readers is great because you can press on any word in the text (like, say, “bibliophile “) and it will give you the definition right there. Paper books cannot currently do this.
Here’s some info on that famous Cardiff gig, which includes a Joey Barton reference. Any excuse to embed a Joey Barton video, right?