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Mars and Space Exploration

So what to make of all the excitement we’ve had over the near year period about space exploration? We’ve had the disappointment...

Music

The Avalanches

I’ve just been listening to a show on BBC London that I’ve never heard before presented by Sean Rowley (I think). He played a...

Radio

Danny Baker and Curb

I meant to write something about this last week. The fourth series of Curb Your Enthusiasm has just started on HBO, and I downloaded it and...

Music

Disturbing

Apropros of nothing, there’s a thoroughly disturbing video airing on the EMAP music channels just now. It’s a German band...

Radio

The Mouse That Roared

I don’t talk here much about radio plays, but I intend to make some amends in 2004, since I hope to listen to more plays on my...

Music

Michael Kamen

I’ve only just learnt that composer Michael Kamen has died at the age of 55. Only a couple of weeks ago, I was transferring my...

Radio

Arcadia

I dug out my old cassettes of Arcadia by Tom Stoppard to have another listen. I saw the original NT production of it when it visited Bath...

Radio

Pete & Geoff

Nice interview with Pete & Geoff in the Sunday Times....

Music

I Bought the Daily Mail – Shaming

Yes it’s bad. But for 70p I got a load of Elvis songs – and one of them is Suspicious Minds – so I had no choice really....

Radio

Trawler

Radio 4 are currently serialising the latest Redmond O’Hanlon book, Trawler, as book of the week. I must admit that I haven’t...