Category Archives: Our faves

Dan’s Jukebox: SBTRKT

You might have heard SBTRKT but never realised. (Given he relishes anonymity, it’s unlikely you’ve seen him sans mask, however.) He started out as a DJ at London’s Plastic People and he’s remixed the likes of M.I.A, Radiohead, Basement Jaxx and Mark … Continue reading

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Dan’s jukebox: Ghostpoet

Ghostpoet’s debut album Peanut Butter Blues and Melancholoy Jam is a stripped back, trip hop styled affair; all looping drum beats and sparse, glitchy electro. As he slurs and mumbles through his tracks, wistful and forlorn, you get the distinct … Continue reading

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The great blog round-up

I’ve been toodling around the interwebs, exploring the infinite blogging world. Here are a few of our favourites for your reading pleasure. Domestic Sluttery: fashion, design & spectacular recipes Faded Glamour: UK music, film and tv reviews and news Yet … Continue reading

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Video Flashback: Look at these venomous harridans!

Harry Enfield pretty much hit comedy perfection with his satirical public improvement videos covering Conjugal Rights with Mr. Cholmondley-Warner, predictions of life in the ‘future’ and of course, the importance of women knowing their limits:

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Dan’s Jukebox: Basement Jaxx

I’d quite like a time machine that would transport me, swiftly and with some degree of comfort, to particular eras in time so I could witness first-hand phenomenal musical acts I missed out on the first time round. Today’s destination … Continue reading

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Dan’s Jukebox: Christmas Spectacular

I’ll be the first to admit, I am not the most tolerant when it comes to listening to songs about jingling bells and decking the halls with a baby in a manger or something, but there are certain Christmas tunes … Continue reading

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Event: Peter Pan Cup

Ever since Christmas Day in 1864, members of the Serpentine Swimming Club have been plunging themselves into the icy Serpentine lake to swim 100 yards in the hopes of winning the prestigious Peter Pan Cup. Only members with experience of … Continue reading

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Dan’s Jukebox: Leftfield

There are certain albums that instantly transport you to a particular time, event or place; it doesn’t matter how many times you hear them, the memory is sparked and you wonder why they fell out of such heavy rotation in … Continue reading

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Dan’s Jukebox: Kissy Sell Out

The seemingly ever-smiling Kissy Sell Out rose to fame after producing some rather cracking remixes of well-known pop songs and his energetic live DJ sets. He also has a radio show, Kissy Klub, on BBC Radio 1 between midnight and … Continue reading

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Best of British: Pork Pies

At this time of year, when winter winds pluck at my skinny frame, my thoughts often turn to hearty nourishment of the pie-based variety. The pork pie is an undisputed British classic but, as in all things, one needs to … Continue reading

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