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Friday 13 March 2015


Another recent Paisley purchase was Va Va Voom the 1998 debut by Cinerama.on the Cooking Vinyl label.
Cinerama were a side project of David Gedge from The Wedding Present with his then girlfriend Sally Murrell
For more information on the life and times of the boy Gedge can I refer you to The Robster's place where he picks out the highlights of Mr Gedge's long and varied career.
Va Va Voom contains the usual clever Gedge lyrics in songs primarily about love affairs and break ups.
A particularly bad break up is featured in Hate so bad in fact that the dumpee not only hates their ex but the country and indeed the continent from where they hail!
Me Next is about someone looking to capitalise after a recent dumping

Big Peel favourites Cinerama were number one in the 2003 Festive Fifty with Don't Touch That Dial.

Cinerama - Hate

Cinerama - Me Next


  1. Somehow these really shouldn't be described as lovely - but they are!

  2. What power you have! You got me to buy Va Va Voom.

  3. You won't be disappointed Brian!