melody in london


So now that the episode is out, let me show you thing. They filmed some fake scenes for the fans watching.

  • M.I.A.
  • Kala
  • Interscope
  • 2007
  • B0009715-01
  • 2x12”
  • 33 rpm
  • Album
  • Gatefold
  • Significant tracks:
    • “Bird Flu”
    • “Boyz”
    • “Jimmy” [cover of  “Jimmy Jimmy Jimmy Aaja” by Parvati Khan from Disco Dancer]
    • “Hussel” [featuring African Boy]
    • “Mango Pickle Down River” [with The Wilcannia Mob]
    • “Paper Planes”
    • “Come Around” [featuring Timbaland]
  • Melody Records [defunct], Washington, DC

philipshiraz and I went to Rosh HaShana services at the stunning West London Synagogue, which is the oldest standing Reform synagogue.

I realised I pretty much went dressed as my mother, wearing her old eyelet lace skirt and delicate vintage shoes. She’s far away and very unwell, so I think I unconsciously wanted her as near to me as possible during this High Holy Day.