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the occurrence of smoke

It is now a full 10-years since the smoking ban came into force in England – following those which had been implemented a full 18-months previously across Scotland, Ireland and Wales – and it is now almost impossible to remember just quite how ubiquitous that most anti-social of habits once was, in our daily lives. 1,252 more words

Archival Shots

Super World Interview Time - A CASA

A CASA is a wildly original, experimental band started by José de Diego in 2011, the current lineup is José: Commodore 64 and voice. Sebastian Ojer: guitar. 907 more words


September's Here Again

September’s here again. For several years I’ve been promising myself I would make this film. This year I realised I had two days to start from scratch if I wanted to release it in time. 23 more words


Music Video of the Day: Red Guitar by David Sylvian (1984, dir. Anton Corbijn)

Corbijn himself sums up this video in the booklet included with a DVD collection of his work. You can find it here.

David saw the Propaganda video on TV & subsequently approached me for this song, his first solo single since leaving the group Japan.

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Music Video of the Day: The Ink In The Well by David Sylvian (1984, dir. Anton Corbijn)

I wish there was more I could share with you about this music video. I needed something surreal, and I felt like doing the less common of the two David Sylvian videos that Anton Corbijn directed first. 272 more words

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Beyond my reach

The pain of an old wound

Bites deep

I watch you walk through the gate

Strong backed

Confident stride

Always forward into tomorrow… 87 more words