Monthly Archives: November 2013

ALL AT SEA OVER TIPS AND TIPPLING

Nov. 25, 2013 – travel review, submitted to Yorkshire Post, my former employer, in the faint hope of a reply from one of the few people left there … First day on the Queen Victoria, I tell people I always … Continue reading

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CHESS RECORDS MOVIE SOUNDS EVEN BETTER THAN IT LOOKS

Music documentaries and biopics are a growing bandwagon, it seems, and I’ve got a list of musts to catch. Meanwhile, Netflix has cottoned on to my interest and threw me Cadillac Records the other night, which I missed when it … Continue reading

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GREAT STORY, GREAT MUSIC, SHAME ABOUT THE HAIR

Having recommended the new Muscle Shoals documentary – see http://tinyurl.com/mal7a6o – I went to see it, in Bradford, and loved it. I knew a bit of the Muscle Shoals story but there was a lot more to learn about just … Continue reading

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LINES TO FOLLOW …

LINES TO FOLLOW … One reason I like the Guardian and the Telegraph is they both have music critics good enough to make you want to hear what they are writing about – or make up your mind not to … Continue reading

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