Monthly Archives: June 2007

Tell No One

Based on the best selling novel by Harlan Coben this is how a thriller should be made. If you thought Jack Bauer had bad days wait till you meet Dr. Alex Beck (played superbly by Francois Cluzet) the film starts … Continue reading

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where im at right now.

I kind of realised that I hadn’t actually blogged anything of any great interest of late, just reviews, new links and the odd photograph. So in an effort to explain myself and be honest without upsetting anyone I though it … Continue reading

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Get well soon

Just a quick one to wish Gerard all the best as i got this message today   ‘I regret to inform everyone that Gerard has been involved in a nasty accident, leaving him with a fractured skull, broken nose and … Continue reading

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Ryan Adams: Easy Tiger

Ryan has had hits (Heartbreaker, Love is hell etc) and misses (Demolition, Rock and roll) so on 9th album in 7 years what can we expect from the young genius and contender for ‘the new Bob Dylan’ crown? Well is … Continue reading

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Guys and Dolls

Isn’t it funny what we give to kids to play with, I’m not sure if it’s changed much over the years but when I was little the girls got dolls and the boys got guns. Now correct me if I’m … Continue reading

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4 Rise of the Silver Surfer.

Firstly let’s get this out of the way, I liked the first Fantastic Four film and I really enjoyed Rise of the Silver Surfer, there I’ve said it. When a sequel is done properly and all the background information and … Continue reading

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Paradise Lost

So I went to see Paradise Lost, I’m not proud of it, I was having a really bad day and though seeing some teenagers tortured would cheer me up. Well it’s probably no surprise to you to hear it is … Continue reading

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The White Stripes- Icky Thump

Icky Thump is a strange title but this is a strange record, so it kind of fits. Opening with the title track a song that is never quite sure where the hell it’s going, it’s like ‘Seven nation army’ meets … Continue reading

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Tom McRae @ Rescue Rooms

What a refreshing change to go to a gig where people aren’t talking above the songs, such is the way that Tom commands his audience. Flanked by a cellist and an organ player he plays songs from all four of … Continue reading

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Rufus Wainwright: Release the stars

Following on from his double ‘Want one/two’ Rufus is back and in a fine self defeatist mood on album opener ‘Do I disappoint you’ but as much as the lyrics may stick like a thorn in a lions paw the … Continue reading

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