Album of 2013

In an effort to get back into writing about things after a hiatus, I said that I was going to write an Album of the Year post for the first time in five years or so. My first real blog post in 18 months and an excuse to finally utilise the WordPress pages that I… Continue reading Album of 2013

Farewell, Randy Savage

Wrestling fans are sadly rather familiar with the feeling of losing a star. In the past 10 or so years, the list of those lost to drugs, alcohol abuse or horrific accidents is utterly horrendous. However, the loss of one superstar today has transcended them all. I was on break from work when I checked… Continue reading Farewell, Randy Savage

Farewell, Matt Laporte

Only just read about the death of Matt LaPorte. Absolutely terrible news. Matt was the guitar player in two of my favourite bands: Circle II Circle for their first record and he was on all of Jon Oliva’s Pain’s works. This photo was taken when I saw JOP at ProgPowerUK II in 2007. One of… Continue reading Farewell, Matt Laporte

Album of 2008 – Results

Well my humanoids, not that all that many of you matter for my music taste, here it is. My top 10 albums of 2008. This was one hell of a lot harder to rank than others, and whilst my top decisions were almost givens, the in-betweens were very difficult to order. As usual, there were… Continue reading Album of 2008 – Results