Month: October 2008

Radio

Issue Du Jour

I’m loathe to return to this subject because it has been done to death everywhere now. But I think a few key things have come out. 1....

Media, Radio

Overblown Nonsense

So the Ross/Brand things has blown up out of all proportion. Seriously. The scale of the media frenzy is in no way proportional to what...

TV

Dead Set

I’ll write more about this perhaps at a later date, but it suitably scary and a thoroughly enjoyable piece of drama. Obviously...

Radio

Responsibility In Front Of A Microphone

In the last couple of days we’ve heard plenty about a “prank” that Russell Brand and Jonathan Ross played on actor Andrew...

Music

Julie Fowlis Live at Union Chapel

A great little gig at the wonderful Union Chapel in Islington with Julie Fowlis singing and playing some superb music in Gaelic. It was...

Internet, TV

ITV

Far too much has been written about Kerry Katona and her behaviour on This Morning a couple of days ago. I can’t be bothered to go...

Photography

Early Morning Sun

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TV

Freeview News

It’s been an interesting week or so for Digital Terrestrial Television in the UK – or Freeview as it’s better known. SDN...

Photography

Rankin and Oxfam

The Today Programme website has a great audio slideshow from photographer Rankin who’s been out to a camp in the Democratic Republic...

Photography

This Is War! Robert Capa At Work

There’s a fabulous new exhibition of the work of celebrated war photographer Robert Capa currently on display at The Barbican. It...