Tags » Half Man Half Biscuit

Monday Music Mixtape- The Tracks of Eight Years

Happy Monday, I couldn’t decide on a theme today, so I left today’s mix in the hands of Last.FM. If you haven’t come across it before, Last.FM is a website and app, which sits in the background of your phone and computer, tracking what you’re listening to, a process they call ‘scrobbling’, which is a hideous word. 824 more words

Music

Gift Of The Week

Perhaps it is not so surprising but one of my all-time favourite bands are the late and long lamented Joy Division whose two masterpieces, Unknown Pleasures and Closer, with their broody, gloomy atmospheric soundscapes are up there with the best ever albums. 120 more words

Culture

SONGS FOR CHRISTMAS # 9: Half Man Half Biscuit -- 'It's Cliched To Be Cynical At Christmas'

Each (mostly) day, up to Christmas Eve, we shall post a Christmas-themed tune. We count 30 glorious songs in all (give or take one or two). 38 more words

Songs For Christmas

UKIP in Trumpton Riots

Those of us of a certain age remember fondly the TV series Trumpton, and its fellow Camberwick Green, narrated by that master of 70s children’s television, Brian Cant. 185 more words

Politics