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29 September 2016 // Jeb's Jukebox //Music

Attention all lovers & losers: Jeb’s Jukebox Vol 2 is released tomorrow. You’ll find it streaming on the Caught by the River Mixcloud page from 9am and, if you’re on our mailing list, you can download it using the link on this week’s newsletter. Presented as a mixtape, this fine selection of choice cuts from […]

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26 August 2016 // Jeb's Jukebox

Ken Matthews Most Of All Olde World Records 1974 My postbox sits in the corner of a sheep grazed field, next to a rusting gate. It’s a quarter mile away, along a single track gravel lane. It’s a walk I know intimately. The lane, lined by alders and hazels and bracken and nettles, is covered […]

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5 July 2016 // Jeb's Jukebox

George and Ava I Hate The Way I Love It MCA, 1978 I drive all the back roads home, neither too fast nor too slowly. In an adequate fashion. Accompanied by a general metallic rattle. Only the tips of my fingers touch the wheel. I maintain a steady progress. I prod at the radio. Stations […]

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29 May 2016 // Jeb's Jukebox

Bobby Taylor And The Vancouvers Fading Away Motown 1968 Why is there so much of everything? I walk back from the postbox and feel swarmed on. Birds and bugs and bats above, the sun low, sheep baaing, cattle mooing, a tractor humming. A threat of rain. I feel wind punched and weary. I have no […]

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21 April 2016 // Jeb's Jukebox

Delaney Bramlett Keep It Going 1972 I’ve had, these past three weeks, a lot to do. Spring is nearly upon us which means vegetable beds to prepare, fences to mend, a winter damaged road to look after, trees to prune, grass to cut. And I’ve been wrapping up other projects; music, books, prints; the days, […]

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