How many of your favourite bands of yesteryear can you recall? And how many of them do you still listen to?Read more "Stony Sleep and the favourite bands you’d never remember you had"
If you don’t read beyond this point, here’s a tip: buy their albums. BUY ALL THEIR BLOODY ALBUMS.Read more "Treacherous Orchestra and the innovative legacy of Martyn Bennett"
If Nigel Farage had “merely” been going for a Presidency – instead of having to hold together Ukip – he may have been as unstoppable as The Donald.Read more "Nigel Farage would be our Donald Trump – if the UK elected presidents "
She was steadfast, stubborn, indomitable, unwavering, bullheaded, unyielding, determined to see things through to the last… Basically all aspects that Scots are supremely proud to claim as part of our national psyche when we present ourselves to the world at large.Read more "Margaret Thatcher possessed a Scottish spirit that would make William Wallace proud"
It’s all the more satisfying – or depressing, depending on your point of view – to realise that Kilgrave is in essence the embodiment of the entitled modern-day man-child: somebody who expects to get whatever he wants, and who flips the table (or gets others to do horrendous things) whenever people don’t act exactly the way that he desires.Read more "The genius of Jessica Jones (and David Tennant) in rendering the entitled modern man-child as a grotesque supervillain"