In case you were unaware, crisp salesman Gary Lineker has dissed Liverpool FC manager Brendan Rodgers for selecting an allegedly weakened team against Real Madrid (current official best team in Europe, after having won last season’s champions league), in Madrid! Rodgers has left out Henderson, Sterling, Balotelli, Gerrard and Coutinho at Real Madrid. He has,Continue reading “Was Brendan Rodgers throwing in the white towel?”
I had to rip this from the film’s site, hence the arrows! Joshua Oppenheimer (2012) Today I watched the disturbing, compelling docu-nightmare The Act of Killing. This was one I had never heard of until my perusal of the Sight + Sound best films list (I slacked in my film reading in 2013). If asked whatContinue reading “The act of killing”
I don’t know who this cat is, but his/her/its tumblr blog is a pretty excellent collection of western comics, manga, odd Japanese superheroes and various other examples of trashy pop-cultural bric-a-brac. I love it.
Season of Mist (2010) How disappointing can a very good album be? Along with Converge, the Dillinger Escape Plan are the big survivor of the late 1990s short sharp shock that was Noisecore. Like Thrash metal laying waste to all that preceded in the 1980s, Noisecore was another razing of the rock establishment. DEP prettyContinue reading “Dillinger Escape Plan – Option Paralysis”