30 days of music (part 3) a song that no one would expect you to love
My on going saga wrestling with this
Radiohead – Just
Now those that know will have heard me rant a little about Radiohead, this is because they are noodling art school self involved sonic...
October 02 2010
30 days of music (part 2) a song that you listen to when you’re sad
Giving this another stab
When The Black Eyed Peas sing 'Tonight's going to be a good night' I remain unconvinced despite the near brain washing repetition. Its not that I think it's a bad song,...
September 20 2010
Musing in Madchester
Written while on a dirty weekend in Manchester visiting a friend Mat
I'm sitting in Emo Park – this one's in Manchester but every big city has got one in its centre somewhere. The teenagers...
May 25 2010
30 days of music (sort of)
Stealing this off @kierongillen author of the amazing Phonogram: The Singles Club. Trying to kick start writing for fun, I've been working to deadlines and for other projects I've began to dread...
April 12 2010
I’m Not Dead – because at least then I could rest
It might seem recently as if I've dropped off the face of the internets, swallowed by apathy and mediocre television. This is just a quick post to assure you all Iam hard at work, I still do...
March 10 2010
An article of mine has recently been published and it was severely edited. This is NOT an attack on the editors more me throwing a hissy fit over my precious words. I have a succesful working...
February 04 2010
Our Favourite New Bands From 09
By 'Our' I mean mine and Matt's, and by 'New' I mean 'we only just found out about them' and by '09' we of course mean last year. And yes I this is yet another list in a time of year where the...
December 30 2009
World AIDS Day
There are some things I have done in my life that I'm not proud of. There are more things that I should be ashamed of but am not, and some things that most people wouldn't be ashamed of but I...
December 01 2009
1Day – gang culture part 1
In a few days time, on the 4th of November, a film will go on general release that is set in a scary and terrible world. It's a world where young girls are traded to settle arguments without...
October 30 2009
Notes From The Underworld; part three
The trouble is, a place like this is DNA encoded with its obsolescence. Like a deformed water headed baby kept on life support and doomed by its own genetics. And if this place is too survive then...
October 11 2009