THE G-O-D – Lucky 7
Sep04

THE G-O-D – Lucky 7

THE G-O-D – Lucky 7 LUCKY 7 is the feature where we ask artists to name their 6 favourite songs by others, and a lucky 7th song of their own… Today it’s the new band of Manchester rock icon, the inimitable Funky Si, Simon Wolstonecroft along with pal Chris Bridgett, who together make up The G-O-D.  You know this, but Si was first drummer in The Smiths (and it’s predecessor Freak Party), best drummer in The Fall, in an early...

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GHOST CAR – Lucky 7
Aug17

GHOST CAR – Lucky 7

GHOST CAR – Lucky 7 LUCKY 7 is the feature where we ask artists to name their 6 favourite songs by others, and a lucky 7th song of their own… Today it’s a new garage rock four piece from London, Ghost Car. They had a debut 7″ (“Stuck In The Mud”) on NYC’s Greenway Records and are following up with their second “Woman In The Shadows” on Bristol’s Stolen Body Records. Coming on like Jimi...

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CULTURE ABUSE – Lucky 7
Aug16

CULTURE ABUSE – Lucky 7

CULTURE ABUSE – Lucky 7 LUCKY 7 is the feature where we ask artists to name their 6 favourite songs by others, and a lucky 7th song of their own… Today it’s a new-ish but super special punk band from San Francisco called Culture Abuse. They’re fronted by an amazing singer called David Kelling, a hardcore hero in the making. He has cerebral palsy but doesn’t suffer from it, and doesn’t suffer fools gladly. They...

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THE ETHICAL DEBATING SOCIETY – Lucky 7
Aug01

THE ETHICAL DEBATING SOCIETY – Lucky 7

THE ETHICAL DEBATING SOCIETY – Lucky 7 LUCKY 7 is the feature where we ask artists to name their 6 favourite songs by others, and a lucky 7th song of their own… Today it’s a band that I only heard of recently to my shame. I saw that Jennifer Denitto of Linus (and The Wimmins Institute) was off to see them on a bill with the band Foxcunt and Jennifer being an original VS fanzine interviewee (in fact one of the first – and...

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AMPLIFIER – Lucky 7
Jul26

AMPLIFIER – Lucky 7

AMPLIFIER – Lucky 7 LUCKY 7 is the feature where we ask artists to name their 6 favourite songs by others, and a lucky 7th song of their own… Everyone who’s been to Manchester has a similar story to tell; they got stuck behind a slow moving vehicle on the way in; the city was way bigger and way cooler than they were expecting “It’s like London in the North!” they cry; and they saw Mani from the Stone...

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GOLD CLASS – Lucky 7
Jul25

GOLD CLASS – Lucky 7

GOLD CLASS – Lucky 7 LUCKY 7 is the feature where we ask artists to name their 6 favourite songs by others, and a lucky 7th song of their own… Today, is the turn of Australian post punk four piece Gold Class. Think Bronski Beat “Smalltown Boy” crossed with Fugazi’s “Waiting Room” and throw in some pleasingly agricultural production by Gareth Liddiard of VS favs The Drones, and you’ll be some way...

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