Sunday, August 29
That it was my birthday in Wednesday and now I'm 24 years old... Some of the lovely presents that I was given for my birthday include...
Hard and Heavy - A classic 80's rock compilation video
A new PJ Harvey Biography
From Joy Division to New Order: The True Story of Anthony H Wilson and Factory Records - Mick Middles
What a Bobby Dazzler - David Dickinson
Hell Bent for Leather: confessions of a Heavy Metal Addict - Seb Hunter
Rough Trade Indie Pop Volume 1
And while we're on the subject of lists, some of the bands that the esteemed Mr Phillipe Bergeroo played at A Different Kettle of Fish on Tuesday include: Radio4, !!!, The Rapture, Devo, The Clash, Gang of Four, ESG, Ex-Models, Boys of Scandinavia, Ladytron, MC Lars, LCD Soundsystem and more....though sadly no obscure Japanese electro-pop....this time!
Blogs of Note
The Words and Pictures of Ciarán Ryan - Ciarán's brand new blog - go and say hello to him!
Tricia Bickley - A fantastic Olympic photo blog.
My Internet Dating Hell - I've just found this and it's very very funny! Follow Sean as he attempts (unsuccessfully) to find the right woman.
Richard Herring - A blog from the top Comedian - updated literally every day!
Dresden Diary - This is probably my favourite blog at the moment - it's really well written, go and check it out.
Haddock Twat - Worth reading for the name alone, but also for the comprehensive analysis of European toilet signs.