From the daily archives:

Monday, October 7, 2013

#774: 1973, Status Quo, Caroline

October 7, 2013

It’s Charlie’s ‘fortieth birthday, so I thought I’d pick a tune from 1973. This has proved surprisingly tricky, 1973 wasn’t a great year for the charts – in fact when young Charlie poked his head into this world, the number 1 was the theme tune to Van Der Weld (Eye Level by the Simon Park […]

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The Album Collection #16: 2013, Johnny Borrell, Borrell 1

October 7, 2013

Welcome to the next entry into the pantheon of our Album Collection, and for this one I am going to be a bit contrary and offer you a complete and utter stinker of an album. It is from the former Razorlight singer, Johnny Borrell, and his recently released first solo album called Borrell 1. Quite […]

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Week 40: Hero – Alistair Campbell

October 7, 2013

‘This Weeks Hero of the Week Award goes to the former Labour Spin Doctor, novelist and Burnley fan, Alistair Campbell.’ I was the first to nominate Alistair Campbell this week – and I did so without reservation or hesitation, and I did so on behalf of all those who detest the Daily Mail with a […]

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We Are All In This Together: A Political Drama – The Story So Far…

October 7, 2013

We Are All In This Together Genre: Political Drama Location: Westminster Village, London, UK Staring: David Cameron, George Osborne, Michael Gove, Nicholas Clegg, Jeremy Hunt, Eric Pickles, Theresa May, Daniel Alexander, Iain Duncan Smith, Vincent Cable and William J Hague Guest appearances from: Liam Fox, Louise Mensch, Philip Hammond, Chris Grayling, Owen Patterson, Edward Davey, […]

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