30 May 2008

There is Hope…My Daughter’s Dance Studio??

For the last two nights I’ve been spending my evenings at my daughter’s dance recital. For most dads, this is brutal – enduring hours of 4-year-olds in tutus, hundreds of twirls, jumps and gyrations. In my case
27 May 2008

Weird Video – ‘True Faith,’ New Order

Okay, so in trying to “get” Joy Division a few weeks ago I revisited some of New Order’s music, which reminded me of the video for their 1988 hit “True Faith.” And I forgot how truly bizarre
26 May 2008

Desert Island Discs: Pink Moon – Nick Drake

Year Released: 1972 Top chart position: n/a I pride myself in knowing the hidden gems in music – the best-kept secrets, the unknown legends. Imagine my surprise and embarrassment when I heard Nick Drake for the first