The discussion I have been having, with myself, about being artist has been closely linked with the issue of beauty, beauty is partly about power and emotion. It is also something about attainaility. Eddi Reader has a brilliant voice. stunning, quite stunning to be honest. She can sell a song with confidence power and a […]
I have been thinking alot about the language of artist. what makes one an artist, where artistry ends. what should an artist do. Can anything be an art form and by necessity can anything then be done by an artist. Surgery, is it an art form? Speaking, is it an art form? Podiatry, is it […]
Jenny in cyan by Lastyearsgirl, used under a creative commons licence well. what to say I like Jenny Lewis. Her voice is great and the folky/country musical stylings of her solo work are good and fun. I particular I have enjoyed the Rabbit Fur Coat album. I got her latest album Acid Tongue a couple […]
Saturday night TV has never been so interesting. X- Factor, Strictly Come Dancing, The Hairy Bakers, Channel 4’s rerunning of the Lord Of The Rings films. and CSi and Law and Order on Five. Things are good. Starting all this televisual goodness on a saturday evenings viewing is definately the new BBC1 Show – Hole […]
confession My entire university experience is based on picking courses with no exams within them I have passed all so far.
Kung Fu Panda is great. We hit a 10 am showing of the film at the Vue cinema at Hamilton. Quite good fun. The story is the a group of kung fu masters have to protect the valley from an enemy who is better than they are. The olod kung fu master says he will […]
Alphabeat were totally on form yesterday. What a gig!They played a short (ish) set, about 1hour 15mins. but managed to get through the whole of “This is Alphabeat” album and also a deliciously awesome cover version of Sugababes, “Push the button”. anyway the review… The Alphabeat gig has been posponed since June. We turned up […]