Best of 2008. No arguments.

My cultural highlights of the year were probably the Saw Doctors at Cambridge, Roger Waters at the O2, Kylie (aw, bless) at the O2, Simon Day at Cambridge, Happy Go Lucky, Iron Man, Juno, There Will Be Blood, all of the great medal-winning performances at the Olympics, Ebbsfleet United winning Continue Reading

Best live band in the world

If there’s a better live band in the world than the Saw Doctors, I’d travel a long, long way to see them. I’ve seen great bands with fanatical local following (Ezio etc) and great bands with fanatical worldwide following (Pink Floyd, Bruce Springsteen, etc) but I’ve never seen a band Continue Reading