From the daily archives:

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

#337: 1990, Sonic Youth, Kool Thing

November 23, 2011

I’m a little shocked that it has taken us up to song choice number 337 before Sonic Youth have featured. Although they had been around since 1981, their sixth album Goo was the first with a major label.  George East had the poster from the album on his wall in Hackney. I hadn’t appreciated it at […]

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How do you tackle Youth Unemployment?

November 23, 2011

Well, it’s taken them a year and a half – but the coalition’s policies have led to the highest youth unemployment since 1992. Disgracefully, they have tried to blame ‘the legacy they inherited from Labour’ and the eurozone crisis – both excuses are deliberate attempts to mislead the electorate as Youth Unemployment was falling when […]

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