From the daily archives:

Monday, April 14, 2014

#881: 1982, The Associates, Party Fears Two

April 14, 2014

I remarked in my recent Songs to Learn and Sing post on the Wild Beasts’Wanderlust that Hayden Thorpe’s affected vocal style reminded me of the Associates’ great front man, Billy Mackenzie.  It then occurred to me that we hadn’t had any Associates yet on Songs To Learn and Sing, which can’t be right. Party Fears […]

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Should the CPS pay Nigel Evans’ Legal Costs?

April 14, 2014

Nigel Evans has been acquitted of everything he was accused of. Ok. Fair enough. Good luck to the man, I hope he now goes on to live a very nice and productive life. As George East said, rightly, on these pages last week, the charges were bought by the CPS because they had taken an […]

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Week 15: Villain – Benjamin Netanyahu

April 14, 2014

This Week’s villain is the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu. Bibi Netanyahu is no stranger to this award – and the reason for that s because he is a regressive, war mongering bully who appears hell-bent on keeping the Middle East in a state of perpetual and violent civil unrest. You hope that one […]

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