From the daily archives:

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Second Jobs for MPs – The Troughers Win Again

February 26, 2015

Snouts in the trough again. After the cash for access scandal where Sir Malcolm Rifkind and Jack Straw have both been caught out trying to grubbily prostitute themselves as political consultant guns for hire, Ed Miliband seized the initiative. Labour called a Commons motion for a ban on MPs holding paid directorships or consultancies – […]

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#992: 2014, Sun Kil Moon, Micheline

February 26, 2015

And from my album of 2014, Benji, comes this astounding song which was also one of the highlights from his show at St John at Hackney Church in December last year (my no 2 gig of 2014). I’m not going to say too much about the song – as I said in my albums of the […]

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George East’s Top 50 Albums of 2014: #10-#1

February 26, 2015

This has been a very long time coming. Last year I posted my top 10 albums of 2013 on 16 January 2014 and I thought that was a bit slack. This year it has taken me until nearly the end of February (at times I thought it might be 2016 before I finished it). It […]

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