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Kraftifacts: If Post-it notes have taught me anything...

I’m drinking a glass of wine, listening to The Cure, and absently drawing a picture of Robert Smith on a Post-it note. When I finish, I look at it and laugh. 1,771 more words

Art And Creativity

Classic Rock Almanac April 21, 2015


Today’s Question: Twenty-five years ago today, Paul McCartney set a stadium concert attendance record by playing to 184,368 people at Rio de Janeiro’s Maracana Stadium. 336 more words


April 21 in history

753 BC – Romulus and Remus founded Rome (traditional date).

43 BC Battle of Mutina: Mark Antony was again defeated in battle by Aulus Hirtius, who was killed. 685 more words


8:58 - 8:58 (ex Orbital Paul Hartnoll)

So, unlike the initial rationale for this blog, it’s not a vinyl record and I didn’t find it in the loft but I *need* to tell you about the new album from ex-Orbital knob-twiddler Paul Hartnoll. 549 more words


Obligatory "I wish I were at Coachella" Post: Crystal Castles "Affection"

For my obligatory “I wish I were at Coachella” post, sharing Affection by Crystal Castles. Empathy is also good. I heard about Crystal Castles from a random Twitter post in 2013.  36 more words


A Look At The Cure

As anyone reading along will know, I have been fascinated by The Cure lately.  I have always liked them, but I think I understand their career better than ever before.  777 more words