Monthly Archives: August 2011

Pulp Magazine

I can’t deal with the excitement today. No, not transfer deadline day, but I’m sitting at my desk thinking that a few miles south of here, in just a few short hours, I will finally get to right the wrong … Continue reading

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Negativland

Wow, my Bank Holiday weekend began with me getting off a train to meet Jo in Greenwich and walking straight into one of those biblical type downpours that really, really makes you wish you’d put you coat on before stepping off the … Continue reading

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4 Favourite Songs

Today’s blog is partially inspired by the fact that I’m now being followed on Twitter by Neil Finn, singer, songwriter and leader of the well known, and loved, band Crowded House- No, where are you going? Come back! I’m not … Continue reading

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Helping Hands

And breathe… Whilst it would be foolish, not to say a little naive, to suggest that Arsenal are completely out of the woods this season, there can be no doubting the significance of last night’s result in Udine. Or the … Continue reading

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Leftfield

It seems to me, this afternoon, that Arsenal are standing on the edge of a precipice. Tonight they will either fall off it, or they will stride across to the other side without looking back. It’s too close to call … Continue reading

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Icarus

I feel the observation that it never rains, but pours is a rather apt one this afternoon. Yes, I’m talking Arse again. Yesterday afternoon, we were greeted with the rather ridiculous news that Arsene Wenger has been hit with a … Continue reading

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End Of Days

Two days have passed since Arsenal lost, in the most frustrating of circumstances to Liverpool. Shorn of key players because they have either left the club, were injured or suspended, I think it always going to be difficult against a … Continue reading

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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

It’s hard to say goodbye, isn’t it? Most of you reading this will probably know that my footballing allegiance lies in the red and white half of north London, the better half. And so I’m thinking today, mainly, about the … Continue reading

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Daft Punk, Gorillaz and Neu!

One of the good things about it being my birthday recently wasn’t just the fact that I got lots of nice shiny new presents, it was the fact that I could, once again, get back to emptying my bank account and … Continue reading

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Led Zeppelin, Einsturzende and ANBB

 One of the very first posts I wrote here was about album covers. Well, not about album covers specifically, it was about Led Zeppelin and a couple of their rather impressive sleeves. I may also have mentioned Gary Numan. Anyway, … Continue reading

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