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by Sootyzilla
Sat Dec 19, 2009 20:39
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: The Hidden Cameras @ Bubblegum Winter Glasgow Sat 12th Dec
Replies: 45
Views: 5344

Re: The Hidden Cameras @ Bubblegum Winter Glasgow Sat 12th Dec

Ah, I'd have come if I'd known I wouldn't have had to endure the Hidden Eighthnotes.
by Sootyzilla
Tue Dec 15, 2009 13:24
Forum: food! and drink!
Topic: Real ale
Replies: 334
Views: 87238

Re: Real ale

moopind wrote: Incidentally, real ale devotees, we are going to Bamberg straight after Christmas. Has anyone heard of it/been?
You jammy get. I love Bamberg. Pity you'll miss the Xmas market, it's really pretty. But the town is really pretty anyway so not so bad. The beer is like nothing on earth.
by Sootyzilla
Mon Nov 30, 2009 00:55
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: The Pastels
Replies: 248
Views: 65161

Re: The Pastels

I was more concerned with trying to avoid the 1990s.
by Sootyzilla
Sun Nov 29, 2009 14:57
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: The Pastels
Replies: 248
Views: 65161

Re: The Pastels

I am pretty sure they played Baby Honey before Nothing To Be Done
by Sootyzilla
Sun Nov 15, 2009 12:51
Forum: uk and ireland
Topic: Glasgow
Replies: 892
Views: 129230

Re: Glasgow

It wasn't anywhere near as bad as that. There were 400 counter-demonstrators and 70 racists holed up in a tatty pub, protected by 300 police. There was never going to be any actual fighting. But there is always an element of risk and it is as well to be aware of the worst possible case and signs of ...
by Sootyzilla
Wed Oct 28, 2009 00:06
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: The Hidden Cameras @ Bubblegum Winter Glasgow Sat 12th Dec
Replies: 45
Views: 5344

Re: The Hidden Cameras @ Bubblegum Winter Glasgow Sat 12th Dec

lynsosaurus wrote:i was all excited about this show and then i realised i will probably have to leave before the hidden cameras are on. waaah!
Lucky you!
by Sootyzilla
Fri Oct 23, 2009 21:57
Forum: food! and drink!
Topic: Kitchen Q&A (or, Ask Anorak about cooking and stuff)
Replies: 279
Views: 77414

Re: Kitchen Q&A (or, Ask Anorak about cooking and stuff)

I once went out with someone who bought TINNED MUSHROOMS. :eek:
by Sootyzilla
Sat Oct 10, 2009 19:35
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Who's up for a mix exchange?
Replies: 71
Views: 9696

Re: Who's up for a mix exchange?

everard wrote:with a tape you know it took [tape length + dithering time] to produce.
I make two 45 minute playlists, then plug my ipod into the amp and press play/record on the tape deck while i go and do the washing up. sorry to disillusion you.
by Sootyzilla
Tue Sep 22, 2009 01:18
Forum: we love public transport
Topic: Public transport policy
Replies: 34
Views: 20858

Re: Public transport policy

http://londonreconnections.blogspot.com/2009/08/oyster-and-fares-news.html Essentially, interchange validation is intented to allow TfL to determine more precisely the method of travel (most notably the zones passed through) used by passengers when more than one journey option exists, and thus charg...
by Sootyzilla
Sat Sep 19, 2009 01:28
Forum: random music talk
Topic: C90 Cassette pairings
Replies: 40
Views: 4860

Re: C90 Cassette pairings

I used to go to the library and borrow LPs and tape them. I have some pretty bizarre combinations: A: Pere Ubu - Dub Housing / B: The Fall - Bend Sinister A: Billy Bragg - Brewing Up With Billy Bragg / B: Pink Floyd - Piper At The Gates Of Dawn A: Shop Assistants - Shop Assistants / B: Mantronix - M...
by Sootyzilla
Thu Sep 17, 2009 16:51
Forum: uk and ireland
Topic: Glasgow
Replies: 892
Views: 129230

Re: Glasgow

I pity the fools.
by Sootyzilla
Fri Sep 11, 2009 23:11
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: The Beatles!
Replies: 152
Views: 23693

Re: The Beatles!

Why is this in "not indiepop" ?
by Sootyzilla
Fri Sep 11, 2009 01:10
Forum: indiepop
Topic: Orange Juice
Replies: 88
Views: 12105

Re: Orange Juice

I just saw Edwyn Collins with Teenage Fanclub as his backing band.
by Sootyzilla
Thu Sep 10, 2009 17:30
Forum: europe
Topic: Germany
Replies: 5
Views: 7470

Re: Germany

This is what Heidelberg is like. Honest.

by Sootyzilla
Thu Sep 10, 2009 16:32
Forum: food! and drink!
Topic: Real ale
Replies: 334
Views: 87238

Re: Real ale

There are now 711 real ale breweries in the UK, more than at any time since 1945.

http://www.camra.org.uk/page.aspx?o=307956
by Sootyzilla
Mon Sep 07, 2009 01:33
Forum: anorak hobbies and pastimes
Topic: Homekeeping (cleaning in general, organising, DIY deco etc.)
Replies: 11
Views: 8224

Re: Homekeeping (cleaning in general, organising, DIY deco etc.)

Most cleaning products are either expensive soap or expensive bleach. There's not much you can't do just with water, detergent, bleach and vinegar.
by Sootyzilla
Mon Sep 07, 2009 01:27
Forum: glamorak
Topic: Pretty stuff for the house
Replies: 265
Views: 155380

Re: Pretty stuff for the house

Unfortunately for my purse, I spotted a shop called Artbox in Covent Garden yesterday. I had been drooling over their website a few weeks ago, so I knew it was a shop crammed full of cute things. I somehow managed to resist all the Hello Kitty things, but I did get this set of plastic tubs : http:/...