Month: June 2007

  • Virus TI Polar

    On Monday, I took a deep breath and bought a Virus TI Polar. I’ve had my eye on one for at least a year. I love the small size and the sonic creation and mangling possibilities. But I also held off buying because there’s been much talk about the Virus TIs being crashy and unreliable.…

  • Flowers And Bee

    Click the furry feller above to see some pics I took the other day.

  • Dog Problems FOR FREE!

    click HERE to get DOG PROBLEMS for FREE from JUNE 25-JULY16 Tell your friends. Tell your enemies. Tell your mom. We are celebrating the 1 year Anniversary of the release by offering it for free to anybody who can click. If you can’t click then we can’t help you. (Source: The Format) Do you remember…

  • Big Blue Playlist 23/6/07

    Woohoo! Loads more people tonight and I even had some requests! It was a lovely, chilled vibe in Big Blue and everyone seemed to enjoy chatting, scoffing yummy food and hearing some new music! 😀 The Narrator (pic by Ryan Russell) Tonight’s top new song was the spiffy ‘SurfJew’ by Chicago-based (but not bred) band,…

  • Assorted Bluey

    Click the pic for a few assorted shots from the last few times I’ve gone to the Blue Note. 😀

  • TV Screen Switch-On

    Note the crapped-up screen behind the hired-in one. Last week was the grand switch-on of the new carbuncle er… lovely huge TV screen in Derby marketplace. I popped along and got a few shots of the majesty, click the pic above for the gallery. When we turned up at the already drizzly venue, it was…

  • Dispatches – Drinking Yourself To Death

    A normal liver on the left, a cirrhotic liver on the right. Mmmm… tasty fibrosis! Dispatches investigates the medical profession’s warnings of a liver disease time bomb by organising a unique experiment – using cutting edge technology not yet available on the NHS to test the health of people’s livers in London and Birmingham. In…

  • Big Blue Playlist 16/6/07

    Yaaaay! I haven’t DJed since last year and I’ve missed it! Now I’m DJing at Big Blue every Saturday, 8pm – 12. Last night was very quiet (only had a day’s notice to get the word out) but still great fun. There’s so much fantastic new music I want to play, from loads of different…

  • Burgerman Mural Done!

    Click above to see some colouring in from Saturday… And click Mr. Burgerman himself above to see a few pics from the last day, Sunday. I’ve also added a stitched panorama of the whole mural. You can’t really see much detail in the Flickr version but the finished pic was 30,000+ pixels wide so I…

  • Colin Powell: Mass-Murderer, Liar And Hypocrite

    Above, Powell lying to the UN about Iraqi WMDs Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell has called for the immediate closure of the US military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. “If it were up to me I would close Guantanamo not tomorrow but this afternoon,” Mr Powell told US NBC’s Meet the Press television…

  • Tories Want Iraq Inquiry

    The Conservatives are set to use a House of Commons debate to call for an inquiry into the war in Iraq. Shadow foreign secretary William Hague will push for a hearing by senior politicians, with powers to summon officials and military commanders. (Source: BBC News) Four years and 655,000 murdered Iraqis too late, you spineless…

  • Toot The Wonderdoggy

    Laura was gracious enough to keep me company today while my car was being serviced. As we were wandering down Sadler Gate she said, “Oh, oh! You’ve got to see this little pug that sits in the window of a shop! It’s AMAZING!” So we trooped up to Green Lane and in the doorway was…

  • Burgerman 5

    Burgerman 5 – Lozzer’s Revenge! Click the pic!

  • Burgerman 4

    The colouring-in started today on the Jon Burgerman mural. I popped down and got some pics and I coloured in a vast swathe of sky too. Well, okay, it wasn’t that big but it made my arm ache loads! It was great to see folks really getting into it, kids, pensioners – everyone was having…

  • Mosh Saturday 2/6/07

    Ahh, a lovely night out! Click the pic!

  • Burgerman 3

    The initial bit is finally done! Have a look at the gallery by clicking the pic!

  • Enemo-J

    Live at The Vic, earlier tonight. Great gig! Click the pic for the gallery! 😀

  • Burgerman 2

    Some more pics of Jon Burgerman in action and the reactions of passers-by. Click the pic!

  • Jon Burgerman

    Jon Burgerman is gracing Derby with some of his lovely doodly artwork, on the outside of the Quad construction site. So, I popped down and got some pics (click the one above for the rest). Here’s what’s happening: Jon Burgerman, an international artist based in the East Midlands, will be creating a giant mural painting…