The Antiswarm’s Top 10 of 2011

 

1. – Tweak Bird – Tweak Bird.  This album is so unique you can’t help but let it charm the pants off you. It comes on like a quirky indie take on pummelling QOTSA style stoner rock. Even more remarkable when you realise it’s only 2 guy making it.  The deal was sealed as this years favourite by a hilarious gig at the Lexington in Islington. Like Morecombe and Wise meets the Butthole Surfers and then some. Check out their ‘Lights in Lines’ Vid here Read more…

The Antiswarm’s Guide To Halloween Part3

So for this final instalment the Antiswarm recommends the spookiest radio station of all time – Radio Spiritworld, broadcasting dead from the afterlife. The hosts Jusaveus Anwinkle and Floristan Hut (better known as Robert Popper and Peter Serafinowicz) will guide you through the ins & out of being dead, for instance smoking has just been banned in heaven but is compulsory in hell. You’ll also get to meet the late William Shakespeare, find out about Peter Ustinov’s poltergeist rampage in a McDonlds and learn the truth about the Kennedy assassination. Their show is also the best place to find out about music recorded by dead stars such as John Lennon’s collaborative album with the Vikings – “Songs of the Sea and Revolution”.

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