This week: a Glastonbury inspired playlist. I still have plenty to watch on the BBC website, but these are some of my favourites so far. I haven’t uploaded videos from the festival, but full sets can all be watched via the BBC link. Catfish & The Bottlemen – Kathleen I […]

Playlist of the Week #4: Inspired by Glastonbury

Tell us how your week went by putting together a playlist of songs that represent it. Daily Prompt My week has been one of forgetfulness, awkwardness and general rubbishness. I’ve been forgetting about doing basic things, a haircut appointment, and all the things people rely on me for. I used […]

Playlist of the Week

Much like the Rage campaign in 2009, there is an attempt for an alternative Christmas Number 1 in 2011: Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’. Rage was a momentous occasion. ‘Killing in the Name’ is an anthem, and it brought together people who were fed up of the usual X Factor […]

Nirvana for Christmas Number One!!

Just a brief observation about the recent disasters around the world: The Queensland floods affected an area the size of France and Germany, and approximately 200,000 people. About 12 people have died and dozens are missing. Damages are estimated at billions of dollars. The Sri Lanka floods affected more than […]

Disasters: What Makes Them Newsworthy?

Photos from their gig in Moho Live, Manchester on 30th March 2010. My first Strung Out gig and it was awesome! I was right at the front which was fab, but I didn’t want to lose my spot so didn’t mosh too much. Still got a case of mosher’s neck […]

Strung Out