Tag Archives: The National

“Build A Fire For Val Jester..”

This morning, Jo managed to get two tickets for the gig that I would never have expected to happen. Yes indeedy, me and m’lady are off to see Pulp at the Brixton Academy in August. I don’t know when the … Continue reading

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A list: My Top Ten Gigs

Right, what follows is going to be a totally subjective list of my all time favourite gigs. That’s as much of a introduction as you’re getting. 1) Tricky at the London Astoria- July 99. I’ve seen Tricky perform six times now. … Continue reading

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Record Store Day 2011

I have a confession to make. The first I ever heard of the yearly event known as Record Store Day was when I heard that the recently reformed Blur were going to be releasing a track in honour of the … Continue reading

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Berlin: The National

Stepping away from the Arsenal related madness of the last 48 hours- UEFA have opened disciplinary procedures against Samir Nasri and Arsene Wenger following our Champions League exit, I’ve opened disciplinary procedures against UEFA after they gave us a shit … Continue reading

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Introducing the blog

“It’s four in the morning/ The end of December…”  Well, not quite. But there again, it’s ten to four in the morning, the beginning of March doesn’t have quite the same ring to it now, does it? I would go … Continue reading

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