It was T in the Park this week, where Scottish folks got boozy, stood around in the rain and did things they regretted. No change there then. But there was some music too.
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We've also got a look at some great stuff from Germany, some new Lana Del Rey, the Vaccines and all the badness in the world trapped in one place.
Releases shown: Lana Del Rey - National Anthem (out now); The Vaccines - No Hope (out now); David Guetta and Chris Brown - I Can Only Imagine (out now); Sasse - Der Groove (from The Third Encounter, out now); Meursault - Lament for a Teenage Millionaire (from Something for the Weakened, out July 16).
*Musical note: the Scotch Snap technically consists of a stressed (ie on the beat) sixteenth note, or semiquaver, followed by a dotted eighth note or quaver. Usually dotted rythms have the longer note first; it is that reversal of expectation that makes the snap so distinctive. It is a key rhythmic signature of Scottish traditional music.
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