From the daily archives:

Friday, November 22, 2013

#805: 2006, Bonnie Prince Billy, Big Friday

November 22, 2013

After Jackie South’s unexpected gem from Donovan for his Thursday post yesterday in our days of the week theme week here at Songs To Learn and Sing, I thought I’d return the favour, rather than going for anything obvious like the Easybeats or The Cure. This beautiful song comes from Bonnie Prince Billy’s wonderful 2006 […]

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Should we allow cameras in courts?

November 22, 2013

This week I found myself in the Court of Appeal – always a joy for a provincial Criminal Barrister, it’s like playing at Wembley or the Millennium Stadium, most of us even enjoy going down there even if we lose badly and get a bollocking from some crusty High Court Judge. But, this week was […]

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#804: 1965, Donovan, Jersey Thursday

November 22, 2013

Day three of our days of the week themed songs, and I’ve ended up with Thursday. Thursday! What fucking songs are there about Thursday?!? The world of music has plenty of songs about Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays: we’ve picked a couple of Sundays and a Monday before. Along with Charlie’s post, we’ve had another Tuesday. […]

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