Jonny Owen

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Choosing the Soundtrack for My Movie 'Svengali'

(0) Comments | Posted 18 March 2014 | (23:00)

'Svengali's soundtrack makes a very good film great' NME

It was amazing how many times I'd run in breathless to the edit suite waving the song I was convinced would be the 'one'. We'd quickly load it, play the scene with the song and then there would be a silence...

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The Stone Roses Reforming - why it's the Best News of the Teenies

(4) Comments | Posted 21 October 2011 | (00:00)

It's almost impossible to explain to people how important the Stone Roses were and how awful the 80s were until they came along. There's nostalgia too now, of course. That bastard always creeps in.

People going on about The Blitz Club, electro pop and goth. But believe me it was...

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That First Magical Holiday With the Lads

(0) Comments | Posted 28 September 2011 | (00:00)

I went to see the Inbetweeners movie the other day. I loved it. Like the rest of the UK it seems. It broke box office records and now everyone is scrambling around looking for British Comedies as a movie about four teenagers on their first 'lads away' tour smashed all...

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How Can You Hate Music?

(0) Comments | Posted 8 September 2011 | (00:00)

Sometimes, someone says something to you, something so extraordinarily baffling that you can't help but mull it over for months after. I was out with the Wife meeting some new people. I never usually worry about these things, meeting new people.

In fact I actually like it. One time...

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