heard on the wire

They make this awful sizzling sound

What’s your favourite song from 2008? is not a question I hear too often — at all in fact. Which is probably a good thing, since it’s a year that offers plenty of choice.

There was a Half Man Half Biscuit LP, the brilliantly titled CSI:Ambleside, which offers up National Shite Day and Took Problem Chimp To Ideal Home Show — if only. And the year’s standout singles include Have You Ever Heard a Digital Accordion? by the Lovely Eggs and Pete Green’s Best British Band Supported by Shockwaves.

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