Wednesday 21 September, 2011

THE WIRE: THE BEST THING EVER FILMED


If you haven’t seen this yet, I envy what thrills await you. If you have seen it then you probably know what I mean. If you have seen it and you don’t absolutely adore it then I don’t think we can be friends anymore. Sorry.

Wednesday 21 September, 2011

ANIMAL KINGDOM


This film excellently ruined Air Supply’s All Out of Love. You’ll never listen to that song the same way again.

Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Mass Effect


I’ve only ever completed three video games…and one of those was a Zelda game! The other two were both Mass Effect games! That’s quite a statement is it not?

Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Arrested Development


America. Land of the free. Home of the brave. Surprisingly good producer of TV comedy. If only the Americans themselves had appreciated just how good Arrested Development really was.

Wednesday 21 September, 2011

The Horns of Jericho – Hijack


Listen to this and you’ll understand that this is a truly important album. Never mind what Idris told you (or rather didn’t tell you) while he wore that stupid hat. This album is the key milestone in the development of hip hop in this country…

Saturday 10 September, 2011

Cold Lampin’ With Flavor


At a rough estimation I have waited around 20 years to see Public Enemy live. As you might imagine the days leading to the gig opened a route straight though to my inner thirteen year old and the excitement flooded in leaving me giddy and light headed.

Monday 25 July, 2011

I’ll Be Your Mirror


Musos. Geeks. Nerds. Normallos. I’m sure all of us have, at some point or another, discussed our fantasy gig line up. Fantasy is generally how they remain but for a few thousand freaks and geeks ATP and Portishead brought fantasy gig as near to reality as is likely to ever happen. Let’s start by stating […]