Shitballs Weekend

I’ve not been going out much lately. This is partly due to me trying to cut down on my drinking (but more about that in another blog post next week) – but mostly because I’ve been working really long hours

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RIP GG Allin: 29 August 1956 – 28 June 1993

Video - RIP GG Allin: 29 August 1956 – 28 June 1993

On this day 19 years ago, GG Allin died of a heroin overdose. Probably my favourite performer of all time, GG was a complete maniac, out of control both on and off the stage. No one could be as hardcore,

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GG Allin Funeral

Video - GG Allin Funeral

This week I’m heading up to Staffordshire for a family funeral on Monday. I’m not really looking forward to it and it’ll be odd to see my family after so many years, but still, at least I’ll get a day

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RIP Joana and The Wolf (and Auntie Lilly)

Video - RIP Joana and The Wolf (and Auntie Lilly)

Sad news this week. Last week my aunt died. She was called Lilly and she was 83. She lived in Birmingham or somewhere like that. Hadn’t seen her for about 14 years, since my nan’s funeral in fact. Sadder still,

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2011 in Retrospect

Looking back over the year, I’ve had quite a good one. Scanning over last year’s 2011 resolutions – basically the same list every bloody year – I’ve ticked a few of them off in the last 12 months. Here are

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Hi-de-Hi Campers!

Video - Hi-de-Hi Campers!

I’m going on holiday to Butlins this weekend in Somerset. For anyone not in the UK, Butlins are those cheap and cheerful holiday camps that sprang up here after the war. They provided kiss-me-quick fun and light saucy entertainment. And

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The Pussy Cat Song

Video - The Pussy Cat Song

I like cats, me. I also like innuendo, but I’ve always found the phrase “pussy” to be a bit crass. That’s why I tend to say “minge” instead. This song, however, is all about “pussy” and is genuinely very funny.

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Penny Black Music

I’m pleased to announce that I now have my own page on Penny Black Music, where you can read all my articles and reviews. The direct link is: http://www.pennyblackmusic.co.uk/MagSitePages/AuthorPage.aspx?id=120 (Free press passes, tickets and albums always welcome) Thanks!

Arabrot Interview

I’ve been neglecting this blog a lot lately, and recently I even deleted my Facebook and Twitter accounts – and everyone knows how much I love to tweet. I’ve just felt that my heart’s not really in it at the

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Kreashan "Jak D" Andrews – DJ

Time for a bit of a plug. Kreashan “Jak D” Andrews is a really groovy House DJ, and a happening dude. He’s, like, seriously groovy. He’s based in London and across the South East, and he’s available for booking in

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