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R.I.P. Julee Cruise (1956 – 2022)

I was already familiar with Julee Cruise’s indelible/invaluable contributions to the Twin Peaks franchise, where she not only lent her ethereal vocals to the soundtrack, but also appeared on-screen in both the TV series (1990-91 + 2017) and its big-screen … Continue reading

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Folk You

The other major find I found while scrounging around the charity shops last week was the first season of Flight of the Conchords for just three pounds! Bonza! Having already given the lie to the notion that the second season … Continue reading

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Zappa Eats Zappa

Mum was having a clear out t’other day, and in amongst all the random cooking and craft books there was one title that caught my eye: Rock ‘n’ Roll Cuisine (1988, Aurum Press), edited by Robin Le Mesurier & Peggy … Continue reading

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Cosmic Things

Seeing Geena Davis and Jeff Goldblum together in Transylvania 6-5000 got me thinking about Earth Girls Are Easy (1988), which I hadn’t seen since my old video rental days. Luckily the female members of my family have a collective crush … Continue reading

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