Category: Mixtapes

It Only Rains On Bank Holidays

Yup, another rainy Bank Holiday, and on a Monday no less.  Well @soulcruzer compiled this playlist of rain songs to keep you company. 1. I Can’t Stand The Rain – Tina Turner 2. No Rain – Blind Mellon 3. The Rain Song 4. Raining Revolution – Arrested Development 5. Here Comes the Rain Again – Eurythmics 6. Only Happy When It Rains – Garbage 7….

Put That Record On #001 – Mike Trussell

A bi-weekly podcast: Join Clay Lowe on his journey to get to know people better through the music that has had an emotional impact on their lives. Part interview show, part oral history project underpinned by the soundtracks of our lives. Put That Record On #001 – Mike Trussell by Soulcruzer on Mixcloud

Rock Christmas 2014

When you want a break from the bombardment of traditional christmas tunes, pop this on your e-player of choice. Rock Christmas 2014 by Soulcruzer on Mixcloud

#ThrowBack Thursday – The Musical 1983

I had the whole world figured out by the time I was 15, but little did I know that in a year’s time my world would be turned upside down and I would be torn away from everything I knew and forced to start a new life in a place that might as well have been Mars as it was so different from the world…

#ThrowBackThursday – The Musical 1975

These are some of the top tunes from 1975 when I was knee high to a grasshopper at 7 years old. My favourite song on the list is Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas, which is only natural considering my love saturday morning king fu theatre.  

Rites of Passage

A rite of passage is a ceremony and marks the transition from one phase of life to another. Although it is often used to describe the tumultuous transition from adolescence to adulthood, it does refer to any of life’s transitions (Births and Beginning; Endings and Deaths). There are many passages in our lives if we choose to mark and celebrate them.   Rites of Passage…

Always Remember. Never Forget.

To all of my brothers and sisters in arms, I salute you on this day of remembrance for all of us who served in uniform defending liberty and justice against those who would threaten that which we hold dear.  As a people, we don’t always get it right and we’ve done our fair share of bad things, but our vision for liberty and justice for…

A Jolly Good Fire (Bonfire Night Mix)

Pop this mixtape on while you’re watching the flames burn into the night. And remember, remember the 5th of November and don’t let that Mister Guy Fawkes go burning down Parliament even though sometimes you might think they deserve it!! A Jolly Good Fire (Bonfire Night Mix) by Soulcruzer on Mixcloud