Monthly archive November, 2011
Ken Russell

Ken Russell

Gothic was my first introduction to Ken Russell at the tender age of 15. I even managed to smuggle it into my English class for something we were doing about the Romantic Poets. “Here Miss Best is Julian Sands running naked along a roof top but he is playing the part of Percy Shelley so...
Early Colour Animation (Watch)

Early Colour Animation (Watch)

Some beautiful examples of early colour animation. Believe it or not many of these were shown in regular movie theaters, such as Radio City Music Hall, usually preceding the big film releases of the time.
The Chap - We Are The Best (Watch/Listen)

The Chap – We Are The Best (Watch/Listen)

We’ve been long-time appreciators of The Chap, and four albums in they’ve decided to put out a best of collection. We’ll let the videos and music do all the talking. All that needs to be said is that if they’re good enough for Wendy & Lisa (see final video above) then that’s all you should need...
Resonance FM Session

Resonance FM Session

Archive two track session recorded for Resonance FM, London in 2007 that we found gathering digital dust in our iTunes library. Vocals – Anne Booty Guitar – Matty Skylab Drums – Martin Dean Bass – Adam de Gruchy
Add N To (X) (Watch/Listen)

Add N To (X) (Watch/Listen)

Another of our favourite and now sadly defunct bands, Add N To (X). The sound of dirty, old, submissive analogue synths being forced to do things against their will. Add N To (X) – Take Me To Your Leader Add N To (X) – Poker Roll (Pok ‘er ‘ole) Add N To (X) – Metal...