Tag Archives: Luke Haines

Vote BBR: For a Bleaker Britain

Would you vote for a political party that nominated these fine, upstanding citizens as their candidates? Of course you would. But you can’t, because they’re all too busy making great music to run for political office. That’s right, Black Box … Continue reading

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Unsolicited End-of-Year Opinions…

I see a lot of mags/sites are breaking out their “Best of the Decade” lists, but I can’t be doing with that. Amélie remains my favourite film of all time, so it follows that it’s my fave of the decade… … Continue reading

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Paloma Faith

As the lead “Emo” in St Trinian’s, Paloma Faith scored herself a considerable amount of screen time, although I didn’t really notice her until she ditched the face-paint and piercings, and appeared as herself on an episode of Never Mind … Continue reading

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Respekt

Last year Regina Spektor cast a spell on me. I was in a local second-hand CD store, tightly clasping a copy of Luke Haines‘s The Oliver Twist Manifesto in my sweaty little paw, when the “now playing” CD switched, and … Continue reading

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