Monday, March 07, 2011

Yorkshire Martyrs (0815 hrs only)



Good news - I'm back in the world of gainful employment. Semi-good news - a longish commute means less Radio 4 and lots more chances to feeling a bit emotional on the train. Or feel a bit helpless and weak during an hour's wait at Retford, but that's all to come.

Celebrating my return to work with a few more worky tunes here, then. [Linking back to these posts has made me curse blogger afresh for eating all of our comments - there were some very special Larkin-like ones. Sigh.]

Listen: Bonnie Prince Billy - No More Workhouse Blues
(I am your favourite horse!) (Buy)

Listen: American Music Club - Job to Do
(Surprisingly noisy towards the end, but good) (Buy)

Listen: Sufjan Stevens - To the Workers of the Rockford...
(Beautiful and will take as long to write out the title as it will to listen to it) (Buy - you certainly get your money's worth with this one)

Any excuse: Listen: Riders In The Sky - Back in the Saddle Again
(No words needed) (Buy)

2 comments:

  1. Nice set of tunes. Always great to see Riders in the Sky get props. Best wishes from the USA!

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  2. Many congrats on the job Beth. No mean feat for anyone these days.

    Commuting can be the most evil of necessaries.
    x

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