And the re-establishment of a Hard Border down the middle of the Steptoe house, as in that classic episode where the pair of them fell out [even the TV was split between them – I think Albert ended up with the […]
I share your enthusiasm wholeheartedly. I almost dropped a post on Vulfpeck some time ago but plumped instead for Khruangbin. Love them both, but I think the ‘Peck have more genuine joie de vivre while the ‘Bin […]
I’ve just ordered Elton a crate of pens for autograph signing purposes. He was understandably a bit anxious about quality control. He said, “It’d better not be a huge consignment of dirt-cheap ballpoints.” I said, […]
So I said to Elton John:
“Elton – you’ve written some wonderful music in your time. How would you describe the feeling you get when you’ve put the finishing touches to a song, and you just know it’s a classic? Is […]
Name songs. They are countless, and their quality is variable. From the heartbreaking beauty of Lennon’s “Julia” to the mind-numbing crassness of… well, there are too many bad’uns to choose from.
It struck me […]
My youngest daughter’s ex-fiancé’s aunt’s mum was June’s best friend since childhood. No, really. I attended the great lady’s 90th birthday bash laid on by Friends of Wimbledon Theatre and can confirm that June […]