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Rhube’s Christmas Music for the Apocalypse, No. 1: ‘Christmas at Ground Zero’

Welcome to the Christmas edition of Rhube’s Christmas Music for the Apocalypse! Kicking it off with a classic of Yule Tide apocalyptic cheer, ‘Christmas at Ground Zero’, by Weird Al Yankovic. Hailing from 1986, where the Cold War made a … Continue reading

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Rhube’s Music for the Apocalypse, No. 3: It’s the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)

It’s way too early in the apocalypse to get maudlin. Keeping it up beat with REM, ‘It’s the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)’ launches us into the abyss with abandon. How does the … Continue reading

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Rhube’s Music for the Apocalypse, No. 2: The Zombie Song

This Tuesday lunchtime I won’t be eating your brain, even if I’m a zombie. ‘The Zombie Song’, from Stephanie Mabey’s Wake Up Dreaming album is maybe the most joyful song about the apocalypse every written. The protagonist declares that her … Continue reading

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Rhube’s Music for the Apocalypse, No. 1: We Are Not Going to Make It

It’s Tuesday lunchtime, but it feels like the end of the world, and this is the song to go out to. ‘We’re Not Going to Make It’, by The Presidents of the United States of America is a little known … Continue reading

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