Rock Docs And Cringeworthy Demographic Signalling

I love a good music documentary especially a meander through the career of any artist of note and longevity but one of the eternal annoyances in latter years is the seeming need to insert a flavour of the moment artist suddenly saying that this old foggie has been such an influence on them. The folly…

Bowie,Iggy,Dinah Shore Before we had the Internet

Pre YouTube it was hard to see Bowie on US TV in the UK. Reading it written down gave no real clue to how magnificent the interview was. And where was the “I loooove nihilism” bit? The Interview on youtube (STILL patched together from various sources)… And how heard about it in the UK at…

What Politicians Say (1979)

Archived UK newspaper page from October 1979. Does the rhetoric sound strangely familiar? Click to enlarge by the way. Enjoy.