Monthly Archives: September 2010
I’m not one to quote television programmes often – least of all Family Guy – but I saw an episode the other day that reminded me of the joy of perhaps my favourite technological invention. In the episode, Stewie … Continue reading
<Taken from ‘The Grain’> Every action has an equal and opposite reaction. I’d like to believe the same is true with music: that every shit song has an equal and opposite brilliant song, although the statistics will probably prove that … Continue reading
<Another post from ‘The Grain’> Like many people, I suppose, I admit to getting a little swept away with the ‘new-broom-sweeps-clean’ rhetoric that has surrounded the recent change of decade. We all bashed the hell out of the noughties, despaired … Continue reading
<This post also appeared first on ‘The Grain’> “Though I’m not the first king of controversy I am the worst thing since Elvis Presley To do black music so selfishly And use it to get myself wealthy” So sang … Continue reading
<This post originally appeared on (hopefully) soon-to-be-resurrected website ‘The Grain’> I don’t really like writing negative things about shit music. However, I have just heard a song on the radio so bad that I have been moved – physically … Continue reading
This blog will deal pretty vaguely with popular music and science fiction, my two great artistic loves…. and why not?