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Rock 'N' Roll High School
I was just thinking of Paris Texas*.
* "Suppose you're thinkin' about a plate o' shrimp. Suddenly someone'll say, like, plate, or...
Wild At Heart
Aguirre Wrath of God
While doing a bit of digging around to write the above reply, I came across some notes I made on Olivier Roy's book about the appeal of ISIS. I am...
It's been a while since I read the publications I referred to. So I have forgotten more than I can remember.
However, John Holroyd's outstanding...
Two genuine Twitter accounts that I keep tabs on in relation to terrorism are those of Peter Neumann and Shiraz Maher.
Both have considerable...
Although this is an old thread, I am glad that it has been revived. There are some excellent previous recommendations (Philip K. Dick, Bret Easton...
Nick Cave - Ghosteen/Push the Sky Away/Skeleton Tree
The Fall - Your Future, Our Clutter
The Moonlandingz - Interplanetary...
I was pretty much the same. Got bored with the tracks or thought they were lyrically banal. 'Wild Horses', in particular, had that initial effect....
If you do, be prepared to give it a few listens. It's deceptively samey and the tracks seem undifferentiated at first. And it in no way resembles...
Album: Ghosteen - Nick Cave (the greatest album I have ever heard - has just shunted Fun House by The Stooges into second place)
Viv Albertine from The Slits. Not the most conventionally beautiful woman. That would be Debbie Harry. But definitely has something. Her...
Was once given a private tour of pop artist Peter Blake's studio. He is a truly gracious and modest character, as was the novelist William Boyd...
Just found the following online comment about Holland:
'I can still see his amphibious face gurning smugly and his flabby, cumberland sausage...
I used to like Holland when he was a presenter on The Tube.
He was okay back then and after he got turfed off the programme for using the F-word...
One of the best tracks from the new album.
There's actually some excellent writing and research that delves into this issue.
The following documentary, for example, is outstanding.The...
I think she was a good actress but her particular brand of comedy did nothing for me.