OK, so I'm never going to win any prizes for lateral thinking with the choice of song to accompany this post, but you've got to admit Monday Morning by the Candyskins is at least 78.2% less predictable than Manic Monday, I Don't Like Mondays or Monday Monday (although I do love a bit of The Mamas & the Papas). Oh, and it features backing vocals from Amelia Fletcher and some bloody good advice to boot. What more could you ask for on an overcast post-weekend A.M.?
The Candyskins - Monday Morning mp3
Mildly Interesting Pop Fact: The Candyskins' biggest hit, Monday Morning scaled the dizzy heights of #34 in the UK chart in early '97 in a mammoth two-week stint in the Top 75, thanks in part to the band landing themselves this appearance playing over the end credits of TFI Friday in a rare marriage of decent music and shit TV programme.
Returning: Stage & Screen - Arts program Stage & Screen returns next month, but with a change to its line-up.
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