Friday, May 21, 2010

The 12 days of Chicness

So I started running a "12 days of Chicness" series of videos on facebook. It seemed to be a good way of reminding myself of the utter brilliance of their songwriting back catalogue - both for Chic, and for other bands.

To avoid a blog post every day, I thought I'd collapse them here weekly - so today, 1 week until the gig, 5 days in, here's the first 5 days of Chicness...

Friday, May 07, 2010

Aphex Twin - Analogue Bubblebath

Friday morning.

The UK managed to nearly-elect a conservative government, which is probably what will ensue. There is a honking financial hole to be dealt with, and a conservative government will almost certainly mean that the burden will fall most harshly on the poorest and least able to defend themselves.

The Euro is about to split up. And that's not hyperbole or metaphor. Effects on poor people - see above.

Turn it up and let it go.