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The Ecstasy of Wilko Johnson (Julien Temple, 2015)

It’s a long time since Earthgirls are Easy (Julien Temple, 1988), a valley girl sf satire with roles for Geena Davis, Jeff Goldblum and (a heavily-furred) Jim Carrey that is great fun in memory and yet sank at the time. 702 more words

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Wickham Festival - Thursday 6th August 2015

Hopefully at least some of you have seen my rundown of the four days of last weekends Wickham Festival.  It really is a great little festival, there are four reviews on the site so be sure to check them out. 117 more words


Wilko Johnson - Wickham Festival

A couple of shots of the legend that is former Dr Feelgood guitarist Wilko Johnson.

Sadly Wilko was taken ill during his set at Wickham, I hope he has recovered quickly and is well again.


Summer at the Cambridge Festival.

Kept popping into the Internet Cafe on the site taking notes on the day.

Friday morn and little updates on the day before. Early start at Wilburton for the queue to get into the camp site. 877 more words


Life, Death and The Ecstasy of Wilko Johnson

“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.” 
― Mark Twain…
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Watch the trailer for the new Julien Temple directed documentary , The Ecstasy of Wilko Johnson

Wilko Johnson is one of the most unique and powerful guitarists to have emerged from the first era of UK Punk and Pub Rock. After watching the trailer check out the following set with Wilko absolutely slaying it with Dr Feelgood in 1975, if any evidence to that fact is necessary. 33 more words


The Ecstasy of Wilko Johnson

Prologue B.C. (before cancer)

Wilko Johnson, erstwhile guitarist of Dr Feelgood came to further prominence in Julien Temple’s 2009 Oil City Confidential which told the story of the pub-rock, pre-punk pioneers with the stark, seaside mudscape of Canvey Island, Essex as the backdrop. 537 more words

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