Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec

Although this film could have easily been called ‘Amilie Jones and the Last Crushed Egg’ as it is in part a quirky French comedy and a girls own adventure story. Based on a graphic novel Luc Besson is back on … Continue reading

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Lady Gaga – Born This Way

Bad cover art and plagiarism accusations aside and after her quite frankly self indulgent performance at Radio 1s big weekend (just because you are the biggest pop star on the planet doesn’t mean you can not give the fans that … Continue reading

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Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi-Rome

Super producer and star in his own right Danger Mouse is back and teamed with Daniele Luppi has another sure fire hit on his hands. Several years in the making ‘Rome’ is inspired by spaghetti westerns and reunites some of … Continue reading

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What the f*ck are The Black Eyed Peas?

Quite a while ago I heard the song ‘My Humps’ and assumed wrongly it was a novelty record, a joke like the ‘Hamster Dance’ or ‘The Stonk’. Then I heard the track ‘I Gotta Feeling’ which should win some writing … Continue reading

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Explosions in the Sky-Take Care, Take Care, Take Care

Some bands create soundscapes with traditional instruments ‘A Silver Mt Zion (Godspeed)’’Sigur Ros’ some do it with feedback and distortion ‘Mogwai’’…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead’ but ‘Explosions in the Sky’ use melody, clever hooks and … Continue reading

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Timothy J Simpson and the Monstrous Dead at Maze 1/5/11


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