From the daily archives:

Friday, December 2, 2011

#343: 1972, David Bowie, The Jean Genie

December 2, 2011

To round off our week of songs inspired by other musicians, a return to David Bowie who has a little strangely only appeared once so far in our Songs to Learn and Sing series. This is a song inspired by Iggy Pop, or at least “an Iggy-type character” in Bowie’s words.  It is a song […]

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Labour’s Suicidal Tendency Revisited: In The Black Labour

December 2, 2011

Here we go again.  With great fanfare and splashed all over the liberal press, we have a Policy Exchange report by some ‘former Labour advisers’, among them big name bloggers like Hopi Sen and Anthony Painter, saying that Labour needs to gain credibility with the public on the economy by being more like the Coalition. […]

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