Pedro the Porn Star Cat

While innocently browsing the internet the other day, I came across this video (pun not intended). It had a lovely title like Do Your Homework or I will Stop Fucking You. I gave it a watch, but only because I

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Leonard Cohen – Waiting For the Miracle

Video - Leonard Cohen – Waiting For the Miracle

Here’s a song by Leonard Cohen. It’s another of my favourites, and contains my favourite lyric of all time: Waiting for the miracle, there’s nothing left to do. I haven’t been this happy since the end of World War II.

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LunaChicks – Say What You Mean

Video - LunaChicks – Say What You Mean

Following on the musical theme this week, here’s another of my favourite songs. It’s from a (now defunct) punk rock female outfit back in the late 1990s – The LunaChicks. It’s not that polished, and they weren’t as well known

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Nix Nugent Gig – Purple Turtle

Everyone should go to see Nix Nugent play at The Purple Turtle in Camden this Friday, 23rd September 2011. Nix is a very talented London-based singer/songwriter and her music will do you good. I went to university with Nix sometime

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Werewolves of London

Video - Werewolves of London

I’ve got a busy week ahead, but my aim is still to try and blog every day while I have the internet handy. I decided I’m going to post some of my favourite songs (as I couldn’t think of anything

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Trailers 2011

Video - Trailers 2011

I’ve seen 2 new films at the cinema this year that have been great. Both of them had amazing trailers and the films did exactly what it said on the tin. The first was Hobo With a Shotgun, the second

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Tom Fogarty: Music Journalist

BREAKING NEWS JUST IN… I am now a music journalist. Well, sort of. I’ve been taken on as a writer for Penny Black Music. It’s not paid work, but I will get to go to free gigs and write about

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Not blogged in over a week. This is partly because there is lots going on, and there is nothing going on (any paraphrasing of Dickens’ Tale of Two Cities is merely accidental). That sounded shit didn’t it? The main reason

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Prison Tattoo Video

Video - Prison Tattoo Video

Someone sent me this video via YouTube (@splattermac) because it made them “think of me”. It’s about 6 minutes long, but is well worth watching – it shows New York tattoo artist, Scott Campbell, making a prison-style tattoo machine and

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