Wednesday, 27 July 2011

Favourites From the Recently Departed

   With Amy Winehouse (1983 - 2011), I freely admit that I had as much time for her music in life as I do now in death, but that is not to deny that the woman went very far where her talent was concerned

And she does lead two songs that I will always play from start to end: a remix of one of her early singles, 'Fuck Me Pumps', by the resolutely average electro Scot, Mylo, and one of the few pleasing examples of one-time ubiquity on this earth: her cover of The Zutons' 'Valerie,' as helmed by her collaborator and quiff fan, Mark Ronson:


Maggie ☮ said...

I feel the same way. But I did rather enjoy her music a lot.

tintin said...

Hey, the 'fuck me pumps' video is a blast to listen to while watching the Pauline Trigere Kenmore video.

Barima said...

It's a blast to listen to whilst doing anything! But especially that