Category Archives: Lyrics

Music inspired timepieces: Beastie Boys

These two timepieces at first ask the question, then provide the answer. They are inspired by the Beastie Boys track Time to get ill – the first track on the 1986 album Licenced to Ill produced by Rick Rubin which went … Continue reading

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Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da, La

We went to see ‘The Bootleg Beatles’ play the Royal Albert Hall last night. Closest experience I can imagine to seeing the real thing back in the day, and to think I wasn’t even born by the time they’d split up. … Continue reading

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He’s A Serious Man

This song was written many many moons ago, and rejected by the band I was in at the time saying it sounded too much like Elvis Costello’s ‘Pump It Up’. It was inspired by a real person, a serious man, … Continue reading

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Spoken Word Without The Spoken Words

Giving up Giving in Where d’you begin? What d’you do? What d’you say? Where d’you go? Nowhere to go Nowhere to be Woe is me Nothin to wear Nothin to do Nothin to say So I’m sayin’ it Half dead … Continue reading

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Harry Chrimbles and a Julie Goodyear!

And remember, Best wishes, Peter McCabe http://theartofletters.tumblr.com

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All At Sea

x31 pages; x9ft long; x5 countries covered; x2.5 months in the making; x1 moleskine book; god knows how many hours spent… “All At Sea” is my latest piece in the ‘Fuckingenious’ collection… can you spot the hidden cats? More ‘Fuckingenious’ … Continue reading

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