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Dollars to Pounds: My Panda Shall Fly

San Francisco-born Kim Taylor Bennett fled to Europe at 11, lived for a spell in London and once played guitar onstage with Green Day. She’ll report on new British music every other week. My obsession … read more »

POSTED April 18, 2013 11:31AM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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Dollars to Pounds: Kirk Spencer

San Francisco-born Kim Taylor Bennett fled to Europe at 11, lived for a spell in London and once played guitar onstage with Green Day. She’ll report on new British music every other week. Kirk Spencer … read more »

POSTED April 4, 2013 11:20AM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS TAGS: ,
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Dollars to Pounds: Brolin

San Francisco-born Kim Taylor Bennett fled to Europe at 11, currently resides in London and once played guitar onstage with Green Day. She’ll report on new British music every other week. Like so many inspired … read more »

POSTED March 21, 2013 11:41AM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS TAGS: , , ,
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Dollars to Pounds: Amateur Best

San Francisco-born Kim Taylor Bennett fled to Europe at 11, currently resides in London and once played guitar onstage with Green Day. She’ll report on new British music every other week. Once upon a time, … read more »

POSTED February 28, 2013 11:48AM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS TAGS: , , ,
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Dollars to Pounds: Night Engine

San Francisco-born Kim Taylor Bennett fled to Europe at 11, currently resides in London and once played guitar onstage with Green Day. She’ll report on new British music every other week. Weddings. No longer simply … read more »

POSTED February 14, 2013 5:35PM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS TAGS: , ,
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Video: Night Engine, “Seventeen”

Last October, I stopped by my local basement dive, the Sebright Arms, to check out Night Engine’s second ever live show. The London quartet sold out the venue, and standing shoulder-to-shoulder on the cramped stage, … read more »

POSTED February 4, 2013 10:25AM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,
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Dollars to Pounds: Drowners

San Francisco-born Kim Taylor Bennett fled to Europe at 11, currently resides in London and once played guitar onstage with Green Day. She’ll report on new British music every other week. Last year, I decamped … read more »

POSTED January 31, 2013 12:12PM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS Comments (1) TAGS:
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Dollars to Pounds: Swim Deep

San Francisco-born Kim Taylor Bennett fled to Europe at 11, currently resides in London and once played guitar onstage with Green Day. She’ll report on new British music every other week. A few months ago … read more »

POSTED January 17, 2013 11:30AM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Dollars to Pounds: Peace

San Francisco-born Kim Taylor Bennett fled to Europe at 11, currently resides in London and once played guitar onstage with Green Day. She’ll report on new British music every other week. I like Harry Koisser. … read more »

POSTED January 3, 2013 12:15PM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Dollars to Pounds: Cheatahs

“I just went on a police chase in an unmarked cop car,” says Nathan Hewitt as he walks through the door of his local Dalston boozer. “We went through a light and up through an … read more »

POSTED December 13, 2012 11:40AM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS Comments (1) TAGS: