Album Review – ‘÷’, Ed Sheeran

Third album by Suffolk’s favourite son has its moments, and feels like he’s more confident and energised than ever before, but ultimately ends up falling a bit short ★★★ It’s been a long old three years since that ginger acoustic-guitar-and-loop-pedal wielding Ed Sheeran launched the campaign for second album ‘x’ – or, ‘Multiply’. His phenonemal success during that […]

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The Oscars 2017 Final Word

Not a long thing but just wanted to sum up my thoughts on the near-four extravaganza of last evening! So here goes. Moonlight probably deserved to edge ‘Best Picture’ in the end, for the political statement La La Land was totally lacking. I thought the latter would probably sneak it right up until the first […]

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The Oscars, 2017

After all the months of talk, speculation and ridiculous number of smaller ‘tell-tale’ ceremonies, the 89th Academy Awards are just a few hours away. This year, for the first time, I have achieved my long-held goal of watching all of the Best Picture nominees prior to the commencement of the ceremony, so here are my […]

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The BRITs, 2017

Ahead of the 37th BRIT Awards ceremony being held at London’s O2 Arena tonight, here are my thoughts on the nominees and winners.. British Album of the Year Nominee one ‘I Like It When You Sleep For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It’, by The 1975 A pleasingly eclectic comeback from the […]

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Hello

I started a blog on politics from the point of view of an Asperger – over at aspiepolitics.wordpress.com – about a year ago, but politics has descended into such farce over the last year that I can barely write about it at the moment. Doubtless I shall return to said original blog at some point […]

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