Month: July 2009

Radio

David Cameron on Absolute Radio

This is a clip from an interview I was videoing this morning… (And at time of writing it’s the most popular video on the BBC...

Radio Times

Radio Times 26 July 2009

If you don’t know what to watch tonight – let me help you. ITV4. 8.30pm. Watch Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish finish the...

Films

(500) Days of Summer

(This picture is vaguely of summer, and has nothing to do with the film!) I got invited to a blogger’s screening of this film next...

Music

Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at the Lincoln Center Orchestra

Next year, the Jazz at the Lincoln Center Orchestra is starting something of a residency at the Barbican and other venues in East London....

Films

Moon

Moon is a great little film – a debut from Duncan Jones (aka David Bowie’s son). It’s nice to see a proper science...

Sport, TV

1-0 Up

England finished off a great victory this morning (well technically, this afternoon) at Lords. And you’ll just have to watch it on...

Radio

New Radio 1 Line Up

Today’s Radio 1 reshuffle is interesting, and is obviously a clear response to the BBC Trust findings that Radio 1 was getting too...

Sport, TV

The Ashes

On Sunday I was at my parents – who are retired – as the conclusion of the first test was reached in the unlikeliest of...

Books

Free

A lot has already been said and written about Wired editor, Chris Anderson’s new book, Free. In particular Malcolm Gladwell reviewed...

Media

The MediaGuardian 100 – 2009

The annual nonsense that is the MediaGuardian 100 has once again been published. And as ever, there are lots and lots of telly folk on the...