Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

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Elbowspins

22Apr11

While we’re in a video mood. Check this suckah out: I’d give my right arm to do tricks like that (dad joke alert). The music is a speeded up version of The New Birth – ‘Come on and Dream Some Paradise’. Blinding track.


Heard Huey Morgan playing this on 6Music last week. Just love it:


Something good

12Jan11

I love it when there’s a brilliant tune, and then you find out the video’s awesome too. “It was the freshest move I’d ever seen.” BTW, if you’re in London and after fantastic music vids, I can highly recommend Adam Buxton’s monthly night, Bug, at the BFI. Loads of very clever videos, and he does […]


Off to Edinburgh tomorrow for the tail-end of the fest, so if anyone’s got any comedy recommendations, nudge them my way. In the meantime, I’ve just come across a link to the Play On Conference, a celebration of play in New York City this October. I’ve taken far too many trips this year to justify […]


Soundtrack City

03Aug10

Oh, and I was listening to this while writing the last post. Melancholically uplifting tunage from The Features:


World Cup fever

11Jun10

And so begins another month of nailbiting excitement, heartbreaking near-misses and possible glory. I don’t know if it’s just me, but there seems to be much less ‘we’re gonna win it’ rhetoric this time round. Maybe we’re all just getting more cynical (surely not?). Anyway to celebrate the World Cup launch, here’s a thoroughly summery […]