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by linus
Sat Feb 18, 2017 23:34
Forum: anorak computing
Topic: Is Ross Kemp Dead?
Replies: 26
Views: 27071

Re: Is Ross Kemp Dead?

Anorak ahead of the curve for once?

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by linus
Thu Nov 03, 2016 22:09
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Things I am listening to now then
Replies: 4224
Views: 408765

Re: Things I am listening to now then

Eggplant, Catgirl Someone told me that Eggplant were a joke band that one of the staff at the Rough Trade shop put together but I refuse to believe it. 'Can't Get Better Than This' is amazing. There's a (massive) possibility... Sean Forbes was in Wat Tyler and Julie from Eggplant sings on a Wat Tyl...
by linus
Wed Oct 12, 2016 12:32
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Harlow, Essex - The Wolfhounds, The Arndales - Sat 15th Oct
Replies: 3
Views: 951

Re: Harlow, Essex - The Wolfhounds, The Arndales - Sat 15th

The bill is now complete... what more do you want, world? Have you been to the Square before Trev? I first went there probably thirty years ago and I spent much of my youth and early twenties there, loads of top turns passed that way, Ant recorded Skinned Teen there, Dan Withered Hand used to hang o...
by linus
Wed Oct 12, 2016 11:58
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Harlow, Essex - The Wolfhounds, The Arndales - Sat 15th Oct
Replies: 3
Views: 951

Harlow, Essex - The Wolfhounds, The Arndales - Sat 15th Oct

The Wolfhounds, The Arndales, Keith John Adams - Harlow Square - Saturday 15th October CLUB BOBOB RETURNS! Essex indie / garage pop legends The Wolfhounds return to The Square! John Peel favourites, 80s/90s indie chart hits, and now in 2016 about to release an incendiary new album - "Untied Kingdom...
by linus
Wed Sep 28, 2016 18:37
Forum: uk and ireland
Topic: Nottingham
Replies: 10665
Views: 595569

Re: Nottingham

Super Urgent Nottingham POP Alldayer 'Can You Please Put Up A Band On Saturday Night?' SNAFU Request Because of my own fuck-uppery I need to find somewhere for a band of four (delightful, dependable) on Saturday night after the Alldayer... might there be a kind and accommodating soul or souls with ...
by linus
Wed Jul 27, 2016 10:33
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: Clothing considerations
Replies: 21
Views: 5991

Re: Clothing considerations

I've got a hat

And three cardigans

I'm not sure about shoes

I will haunt your dreams
by linus
Tue Jul 26, 2016 18:46
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: Clothing considerations
Replies: 21
Views: 5991

Clothing considerations

So, what's everyone's strategies for this weekend? I'm taking into account weather, sweaty shed/church/train fun, cooler evenings and the fact I'm of an age and basically going layers but leaving my splendid waterproof jacket at home because I'm figuring no heavy downpours

Sensible? Insensible?
by linus
Sat Jul 16, 2016 13:05
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: The weather pessimism thread
Replies: 389
Views: 79317

Re: The weather pessimism thread

There's talk of 'showers, occasional' over the weekend...
by linus
Wed Jul 13, 2016 11:21
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: And eeeeeeeeeeeee! some more
Replies: 515
Views: 96785

Re: And eeeeeeeeeeeee! some more

So that's 4 of us, we'll make the most of it I guess
by linus
Mon Jul 11, 2016 10:41
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: And eeeeeeeeeeeee! some more
Replies: 515
Views: 96785

Re: And eeeeeeeeeeeee! some more

I am pretty excited, yes
by linus
Sun Jul 10, 2016 22:58
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: And eeeeeeeeeeeee! some more
Replies: 515
Views: 96785

Re: And eeeeeeeeeeeee! some more

It's coming round fast... which is a good thing, even though I've got a whole heady bunch of stuff to do beforehand... I was looking at the line-up today and getting very frothy at the prospect

So... who's going?
by linus
Fri Jun 10, 2016 17:31
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Another "eleven" music distraction
Replies: 6779
Views: 390150

Re: Another "eleven" music distraction

3. Planecrashford and Simpson
by linus
Thu Jun 09, 2016 17:05
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Another "eleven" music distraction
Replies: 6779
Views: 390150

Re: Another "eleven" music distraction

10. Hagar The Womb At The Top
by linus
Thu Jun 09, 2016 14:33
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Another "eleven" music distraction
Replies: 6779
Views: 390150

Re: Another "eleven" music distraction

6. Kes-express
by linus
Thu Jun 09, 2016 13:19
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Another "eleven" music distraction
Replies: 6779
Views: 390150

Re: Another "eleven" music distraction

3. The Loneliness Of The Long Distance Dexy's Midnight Runner
by linus
Thu Jun 09, 2016 12:45
Forum: random music talk
Topic: Another "eleven" music distraction
Replies: 6779
Views: 390150

Re: Another "eleven" music distraction

11) What no Bob Marlin and the Whalers?

Kitchen Sink Dramas

1) The Ellie Goulding Shaped Room
by linus
Fri Jun 03, 2016 14:39
Forum: anorak musicians
Topic: The forlorn & long-dead notion of making a living from music
Replies: 20
Views: 4191

Re: The forlorn & long-dead notion of making a living from m

It's not only true of making music/being in a band, a lot of creative careers are in the same boat: photographers, illustrators, graphic designers and I'm sure many others... and yet there's a dearth of 'creatives' in the advertising/new media sector who charge the big bucks for doing nothing more t...
by linus
Tue May 31, 2016 18:40
Forum: cinema, tv and radio
Topic: Game of Thrones
Replies: 192
Views: 60953

Re: Game of Thrones

Spoilers re: episode six Dug last night's episode, despite being a relatively quiet one, there was the big reveal of Benjen the Other... that was cool... I really dig Meera too... I like how Arya is getting her Stark back on and that she's reunited with Needle and I dug how Gilly wasn't going to tak...
by linus
Fri May 13, 2016 17:29
Forum: cinema, tv and radio
Topic: Penny Dreadful
Replies: 1
Views: 1792

Re: Penny Dreadful

Inevitably... This is what I posted on Facebook only the other day... I've put it as a spoiler for added excitement Is anyone watching Penny Dreadful? I've gone from being a bit sceptical in the first season to being rather overwhelmed by the second season and this third season... oh my golly... it'...