archive of posts from May, 2007

Forrest Gumped

Somebody actually reeled out the if you’ve got nothing but lemons, make some lemonade cliché… to ME!!! To my face!!! And they said it, as if it was meant to inspire me! To ME!!! TO MY FACE!!! more »

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Tom Waits & Modern Classical

So the Kronos Quartet are releasing a live album, recorded for a Dalai Lama fundraiser from 2003, which features four duets with Tom Waits. For some reason this excites me. Figuring out what that reason might be, baffles me. more »

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Tom Waits & Modern Classical

So the Kronos Quartet are releasing a live album, recorded for a Dalai Lama fundraiser from 2003, which features four duets with Tom Waits. For some reason this excites me. Figuring out what that reason might be, baffles me. more »

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Marie Antionette

I finally got around to watching this, it was one of them that you could see the idea but they never really brought it to fruition. The trouble was there wasn’t any dialogue, so there was no exploration of character. So instead I kept waiting for it to explode into Adam Ant’s Prince Charming video, but it only ever sort of wafted in that direction and then kept dipping a toe into a 70s Flake advert. more »

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WHY?

How the fuck did Stephen Merchant get a BAFTA nomination. he was fucking terrible in Extras! And terrible is a FUCKING UNDERSTATEMENT!!!

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Yeh, ah-ha, Yeh, ah-ha

It’s not a a story I really want to tell…
http://www.nme.com/news/nme/28398

I’ve got a story I really want to tell,
About Bo Diddley at the O-K Corral,
Now, Bo Diddley didn’t stand no mess,
He wore a gun on his hip and a rose on his chest

Bo Diddley’s a gunslinger,
Bo Diddley’s a gunslinger,
Yeh, ah-ha (he must be!),
Yeh, ah-ha (sure ’nuff!),

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