Song of the day: The Duckworth Lewis Method – "It’s Just Not Cricket"

June 20, 2013

What-ho!

The Duckworth Lewis Method – “It’s Just Not Cricket (2013)

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Song of the day: The Duckworth Lewis Method – "Meeting Mr. Miandad"

September 22, 2012

Another in the series of “The Mysteries Of The Human Brain”…

I woke up with the chorus of this song firmly entrenched in my head, and it followed me around for the rest of the day. It was there when I made my lunch, it was there when I did the dishes, it was there when I greeted young Natalie as she came home from school, it was there when I decided I wanted to change my socks. But I’m not complaining. No sir.

Here’s the very British The Duckworth Lewis Method with “Meeting Mr. Miandad”, a song about the search for a cricketer. It appears on an album about cricket. It’s a very British album.

The Duckworth Lewis Method – “Meeting Mr. Miandad” (2009)

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I’d like to thank Neil Hannon and Thomas Walsh for writing that chorus. (And all the other bits of music around it, otherwise there wouldn’t be much of a song.) Thanks, chaps!

By the way, the front of the car on that very British album cover (see above) reminds me of the front of an Australian car, the Holden HQ panel van:

(Image cheerfully stolen from http://oldholden.com/node/33425.)

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