Sunday, February 17, 2019

It comes to me once a year

The penultimate day of the year and, what do you know, we have no birthdays. Oh calamity I hear you cry. Fear not, we...

16 December – I’m skinning you out

You want a lyric to furrow the brow and encourage a shrug? Then today's is a prime candidate. Us European types often use a...

The vault is not an exact science

So, in conversations with Deller of this Parish we often say "let's put XXXX into the vault" - and usually you get to see...

19 November – No more, no more, no more, no more

It's always worth remembering that our favourite TV show is a contest for writers, not just performers. So maybe it's time it made more...

2 November – Let me show you Tel Aviv

Isn't it strange when a prediction comes true. Who would have thought the Simpsons would get it when they said we'd have a President...

2 October – On a cloudy day

Now there's a lyric. It almost invites three dots after it, where you can fill in your own conclusion. On a cloudy day... you...

12 September – And I’m a bit fragile

You want bang up to date? Yes, bang bang bang up to date. Well, almost bang up to date. When the fun and games...

That’s how you sell a song – but what about the...

This year, more than any other, those promoting Eurovision Song Contest entries, took to social media to recruit followers and encourage votes. For some,...

Israel wins 2018 Eurovision Song Contest

A nail-biting vote took the result of the 2018 contest down to the wire, but Israel was named the winner. Netta claimed a fourth...

It’s all about the hashtag

If you've spent the last few months under a stone, you might not know, but in this #world, you're nobody without a hashtag. And...