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Guardian deputy music editor: laura.snapes@theguardian.com / My book Liberté, Égalité, Phoenix! out now on Rizzoli https://t.co/fq4PsMISJY

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thread! https://t.co/sQ1ZqmbMiPFrom the @Telegraph obit (h/t @laurasnapes for sending me this one). PSA: Lana Clarkson didn't make a mistake, she… https://t.co/FVygBSdiSV
Retweeted by Laura Snapes @james_blue_cat trago is perilously close to the centre of power @schindlermantle @noldcardigan <3Ronnie Spector: ‘I love #MeToo and Time’s Up – because men’s time is up’ https://t.co/ED40rN0an5
Retweeted by Laura Snapes @thedalstonyears good job I just got home else I would have been forced to roll myself down a cliff 🥲Before he murdered Lana Clarkson, pop genius Phil Spector waved firearms at collaborators & tortured pop genius Ron… https://t.co/1QunCC0WXh
Retweeted by Laura SnapesGosh I hope if I murder someone one day @BBCNews describes me as "talented but flawed" https://t.co/vT0jgMhJC4
Retweeted by Laura SnapesSpector’s grim legacy is how abuse still goes unchecked in the music industry because the art is perceived as “wort… https://t.co/DjJRxWGnDP @jonhillcock @carolineplz @BBCSounds @BBC6Music oooooooooThrilled to share this new mix by @carolineplz. It’s endlessly good. So many amazing new + old songs, by Saint Etie… https://t.co/gunke5QFXJ
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1/17
2021
@sankles I’m so bored I feel thoroughly nihilisticFascinating https://t.co/od7oVwrB8u
Retweeted by Laura SnapesI can see Amtrak Joe pure loving the St Erth to St Ives branch line, very picturesque https://t.co/hPrUfLFyyk @jenniferhodgson @missbarton I will! X @jenniferhodgson @missbarton I did try it once but I don’t think I did it right, but I will try again! Many thanks… https://t.co/0JZsYj94xz @laurenoyler @jenniferhodgson @missbarton the dark side AKA making an effort @jenniferhodgson @missbarton The longer it gets, the curlier it gets! I wish it was curlier. Have considered a perm… https://t.co/o92NDqh7Q2 @jenniferhodgson @missbarton please (months since last haircut: 10) https://t.co/uTX030spBFReally smart comparison of these two powerful artworks — *DON’T* read until you’ve seen both, though, the analysis… https://t.co/qbXMFcxNVJ
Retweeted by Laura SnapesFunny, moving, perspective-rich essay by @rafaelbehr on listening to your body and recognising your limits https://t.co/Cuwym52onfAbolish the death penalty. https://t.co/LfNxdfVcbB
Retweeted by Laura Snapes @HelloPaulSmith @BBCRadio4 @nprfreshair @dollyalderton my two radio heroes combined 🎷Terry Gross is my radio hero, so it was a dream to make this programme for @BBCRadio4 about @nprfreshair. It’s pres… https://t.co/QBB5D6ED7q
Retweeted by Laura SnapesHow it started How it's going https://t.co/PBHbt16Mv8
Retweeted by Laura Snapes @mrdiscopop @MintRoyale @dotsmy @ChartUpdate Ah yeah. It must correlate, surely. @mrdiscopop @MintRoyale @dotsmy @ChartUpdate It’s Mariah https://t.co/1PIDTneE4e
1/16
2021
I feel like a road of stagnant, disconnected little puddles @bspeed8 I didn’t know it was back, I loved the last one!! @gregjames the only celeb I’ve stopped to chat to in a decade plus is Liam Charles (in Rowan’s, obv) to tell him ho… https://t.co/E8BVZClbAv @OteghaUwagba The Breaker Upperers. Extremely silly and fun and short @olivertomberry @oregionsi Ethel for PMthe melodrama influence is really leaping out all of a sudden! it's nice but I can't wait for L3 to arrive and inve… https://t.co/r3YKfE44AKextremely enjoyable film! https://t.co/5nt6XB1dGA @colonelstewart @IslandRecords amazing! what a time to have been around, I love that record @harkathon I bet!I wrote this piece, Eggs Quarantine, to try and make sense of the way that lockdown has affected my little girl ♥️🥚… https://t.co/bBr3j2ZThc
Retweeted by Laura Snapes @harkathon wonderful. if only there had been some sign he was a wrong one, you know?? 🤔 @TheChrisForsyth the hangdog sadness, the plaintive "people are so mean", the wheedling about being denied an outle… https://t.co/3SnBGlgoRZ @MichaelAHann @robinturner bleugh @dollyalderton @BBCRadio4 @nprfreshair finally January comes up trumps!!!!!CANNOT WAIT!!!!!!! https://t.co/y20QZXsYP5 @MichaelAHann @robinturner having felt the force of his mgmt trying to get me to remove a tumblr post (the 2010s!)… https://t.co/sq8xsmHfJe @MichaelAHann @robinturner it's really grim to reflect on how far the "loveable scumbag" persona got many blokes ev… https://t.co/QdD6MRslU4and https://t.co/P7YuuesYXH @robinturner @MichaelAHann yeah it's always been so clear - though it didn't make you popular to protest his covera… https://t.co/LeeSWcxRqu @MichaelAHann related: the idea that this noted DIY iconoclast has no means of getting his music out now he's been… https://t.co/QWt889M540Having had the misfortune of seeing A Pink live, who knew he was capable of the kind of performance he put in on Carlson last night!!Alexis x Marianne is the only read you need today https://t.co/HaBnjUAVl7
1/15
2021
@AnnaCafolla 🥲 @oneofthosefaces I watched this after seeing this tweet: thank you!!! V lol @heavier_things 🍦🌧📽🥩🎄🎷💃🏻 @Tim_Burgess @Mark_Jenkin @OliverDowden @BorisJohnson also https://t.co/kFOflF7trK @heavier_things 🎃 @heavier_things will it compare to That Day we saw Happy Together in Paris tho @oiiiemma Thank you! @the1Stefania The U.K. and EU are both blaming each other for supposedly obstructing the touring issue (naturally I agree with you) @kalieshorr Shirley @alicemayw_ well yeah, but I just meant like on YouTube or Instagram at first @KATIEHAWTHORNE Good shout! And good luck! @WadeyWade CBBC is exactly my lane, thank you!! @Roxannemusic thank you! @NCTZAIN oh steezy looks great! thank you. I cannot overstate how terrible I am at dancing (although enthusiastical… https://t.co/vYSu7h3jyk @holly_fisher I will have a look! thank youalso: not pop-themed fitness dance classes, which I don't think get you anywhere (/make me miserable because I am t… https://t.co/bksK7JM6aahow do you learn how to dance? are there (free) online teachers you like? imagine, if you will, that the would-be s… https://t.co/lDfl9Tm7HPLOVE love love this 2016 interview with the Parton/Harris/Ronstadt trio of British pop writing https://t.co/BGInVKQTA6would love to be surprised, just once https://t.co/NEBZoJKs9g @ThomasBurgel vraiment !Refusing to negotiate on freedom-of-movement, the UK tried to solve this issue via the short-term business visitor/… https://t.co/s4pHRBFrGj @Dorianlynskey It wasn't hard to see The Boat That Rocked for what it was in 2009! I remember seething through that… https://t.co/vpXcNp0J91
1/14
2021
@sankles next up, the Fanny Cradock quilt @SafyHallanFarah every other song on radio 1 atm is by a baby avril!am I history's greatest girlfriend? it's certainly possible https://t.co/XZqR2mklYn @badmachinery @thingsbydan Dan I thought I was buying "a few" "pamphlets" off eBay and then this breezeblock of Fanny arrived @hissgldnmssr <3 similarly, I can't break the emergency glass to reach for it too often @mrleeward @hissgldnmssr my fav https://t.co/5rn0CnxqPg @mrleeward @hissgldnmssr not sure anyone does realism and dogged hope quite like them @hissgldnmssr and you guys, Mike!Someone helped them rip out the panic buttons Someone helped them rip out the panic buttons Someone helped them rip… https://t.co/QTjprVCl7b
Retweeted by Laura Snapes"Feeling bad, feeling blue / Can't get out of my own mind / I know how to sing about it." The new @hissgldnmssr is… https://t.co/8RUT3eoJv5yrs ago i was proud to commission 2 essays by Mark Fisher. a lot of ppl have read Good For Nothing on his experienc… https://t.co/BHlaUphxyu
Retweeted by Laura Snapes @pixie_casey happy birthday Pixie! 🦜 @JuliaArmfield I love the When Harry Met Sally poster!the new Nicola Cruz is a good midweek pick-me-up https://t.co/q7Wfj0278o @bravenewbhc @PillowQueens their debut from last year is brilliantWhat a THRILL to see @PillowQueens smashing it on James Corden!! Whenever gigs come back they're top of my list for… https://t.co/nWrTB3bZio @JeanieFinlay that's so cool! @Skelly_JI @shattenstone @piersmorgan he reminds me of a little Trumpton character or Play Doh man @zoesqwilliams premium Partridge moment. "And now you're thinking of an elephant aren't you"NATIONAL FREE SCHOOL MEAL VOUCHER SCHEME IS COMING BACK NEXT WEEK! We did it!!! THANKYOU!!!! I’m crying into the… https://t.co/DhFk3D0UIW
Retweeted by Laura SnapesWhat a pathetic, cowardly toad Matt Hancock. Great, calm interviewing by @piersmorgan here. Not shouting, simply de… https://t.co/RDlQfOaPoU
Retweeted by Laura Snapes @modern_thing or both @lilyallen hahaha @mappsy91 and dua's holiday snaps! just don't post them!!how hard is it for pop stars to simply not post
1/13
2021
@CraigSJ the get-out clause @CraigSJ That interview was so bizarre - I was listening live and she keeled veering wildly off topic, consistently… https://t.co/zTkOt72eEAI volunteer in a food bank and we would never, EVER even think of giving our clients anything like this - not just… https://t.co/4YhBbmU0Wy
Retweeted by Laura Snapes @ericdharvey I was listening live, the "zoom in" bit was extremely :| (also if she's inviting criticism about the a… https://t.co/hy7xxwCY5r
1/12
2021

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