From the daily archives:

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

#429: 2012, Mark Lanegan Band, The Gravedigger’s Song

March 27, 2012

Some artists get better with age – Mark Lanegan is one of those.  I always thought The Screaming Trees were ok but, if truth be told, a bit of a second rate grunge band and I never really wholly bought into the Queens of The Stone Age thing, even if I have got a couple […]

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SCOTUS and The Affordable Healthcare Act

March 27, 2012

Today is day 2 of argument before the Supreme Court in the challenge brought by 26 Republican governors against the constitutionality of Barack Obama’s centre piece legislative achievement:  the Affordable Health Care Act.     The case has potentially huge implications politically as well as to the fraught issue of health care coverage in the US. There […]

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Mr East Goes To The Movies: Once Upon A Time In Anatolia

March 27, 2012

There were three schools of thought at last year’s Cannes festival. Those who thought the Palm D’Or rightly went to Terence Malick’s pretentious and overblown The Tree of Life, those who thought that The Artist‘s sheer joyousness should have given it the main prize, and a small minority who thought that this long meditative beautiful […]

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Allthatsleft Exclusive Offer: £15 for dinner with George East!

March 27, 2012

Yes dear reader – for the price of a middling bottle of wine (Mr East won’t accept cash), you too can have an exclusive dinner with our very own George East. The £15 gets you the full premier league package* which includes: Meet up in George’s local where he will get the second round in, […]

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