Month: January 2006

Films

Walk The Line

Prior to a couple of days ago, what I knew about Johnny Cash could have been written on a very small postage stamp. I knew a couple of his...

Music

Classical MP3s Again

I just thought I’d post here, the comments I left over at On An Overgrown Path in relation to free mp3 downloads of classical music:...

Media

The Mind Washing of a Big Brother World

Sadly, I’m talking about the TV programme, Big Brother – in particular, Celebrity Big Brother. Now I know that this is futile...

Science

Horizon Tackles Intelligent Design

This week’s Horizon squarely took on creationism “Intelligent Design”, and in many respects it’s a shame. A shame...

Music

Free Mozart podcasts

Record companies may have scared off the BBC from doing more classical downloads following their Beethoven symphonies last year, but the...

Misc

Order Online, Buy In-Store

The other week, HMV Group’s chief executive is leaving the company after a disappointing Christmas, citing the growth of the internet...

Media

Spectrum

As Ofcom hurries to switch off analogue TV and get us all over to digital, the question is, what’s going to happen to all that free...

Films

Brokeback Mountain

I’ve got a lot of time for Ang Lee, although I’ll fully admit that I’ve still yet to see The Hulk, but I’m...

Films

Munich

Let’s have another attempt at this, since my first review from a couple of weeks ago seems to have disappeared from the site. Munich,...

Films

Hidden

Hidden, or Caché, as it is in French, is a very strange film. I think the only previous Michael Haneke film I’ve seen is The...