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25 Essential Punk Rock Movies

Penelope Spheeris’ legendary The Decline of Western Civilization trilogy finally saw home video release this week — and, in case you hadn’t noticed, everyone at Flavorwire… 3,034 more words

Film

The Raft of the Medusa

The raft of the medusa

Amazing film to accompany Simon Armitage’s radio 4 drama. Worth clicking the link.

Research

THE SMITHS, "THE QUEEN IS DEAD"

(My 100 favorite albums in chronological order: #23 – released June 16, 1986. Originally posted on Kriofske Mix, 1/23/2015.)

Track listing: The Queen Is Dead (Take Me Back To Dear Old Blighty) / Frankly Mr. 1,704 more words

100 Albums

77e - Dancing Ledge

I had been looking forward to Dancing Ledge for miles, and then all of a sudden it popped into view.  There – in the foreground! 584 more words

Travel

PROSPECT COTTAGE GARDEN at Dungeness

Derek Jarman was famous for making films such as Jubilee and Carvaggio when I was a girl.  Dungeness was notable for its nuclear power stations, small gauge railway and its crabs.  342 more words

Places

Murder Most Foul

A Jaunt into the South West  :  Part 6

Gloucester cont’d

My visit to Gloucester, like that of the famous Doctor Foster, took place in a shower of rain. 1,680 more words

A Jaunt Into The West Country