From the daily archives:

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

#1012: 1986, Wire, Drill

April 15, 2015

Last night I finally got to see art punk legends Wire on the first night of their five night residency at the Lexington to mark the release of their new eponymous album.  They are a band I’ve had on my wish list for decades.  It was a rare chance to see a legendary artist in […]

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The Slow Death of the Labour Party

April 15, 2015

What a disappointment. As pointed out by George East, the Labour Party manifesto saw Labour jump through the trap door and lock themselves into the deficit/austerity trap set by the Tories. For all Ed Miliband’s courageous behaviour in standing up to corporate tax evaders, Murdoch and negative media campaigning, it all represents small beer compared […]

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The Lib-Dems: Is This The Worst General Campaign Ever?

April 15, 2015

I’ve been listening to David Laws on the radio this morning – David Laws, like Danny Alexander is someone who I worked with when I was living my former life – unlike Danny Alexander, David Laws did not make my tea, I made his. He is a likeable man with a ferocious intellect. When he […]

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