Monthly Archives: May 2009

Drag Me to Hell

Raimi is back on form said one critic, he’s cut loose and having fun said another. Well he maybe having fun but I didn’t, someone should tell the director that it’s not 1984 and to find some new ideas. What … Continue reading

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Jake Shillingford – Written Large

I was a bit of a fan of My Life Story the band fronted by Jake and was even lucky enough to meet him at a little gig in Hull many years ago but I don’t think any prior knowledge … Continue reading

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Manic Street Preachers – Journal for Plague Lovers

Revisiting the lyrics left behind by Richey could never have been an easy thing for the remaining Manic’s but thank god that they eventually did because they have made an album that stands up to any of their earlier works. … Continue reading

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Dark Night of the Soul

Already steeped in near legend this collaboration between Dangermouse (producer, half of Gnarls Barkley) and Sparklehorse (Mark Linkous) may never even see the light of day. Due to a legal wrangling with EMI they have dropped plans to release this … Continue reading

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Enough is enough…

Sometimes I feel completely alone, an alien surrounded by my own race, I feel like that now as I read all the reviews for the new Star Trek film. Hello people? Are we watching the same film? Every review is … Continue reading

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine

So where do I begin with X-men Origins: Wolverine. Well as X-pected it’s not that good but also it’s not as bad as everyone says. The main problem is that the script is awful and nowadays it seems no one … Continue reading

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