A quote and video that displays Jeremy Brett’s charm and skill as Sherlock Holmes, in his very first broadcast episode of the Granada production of Holmes’ adventures.
Just a few excerpts from Todd Mayfield’s brand-new book on his father, Curtis Mayfield, heavy on the political tip.
Another quote from Tony Fletcher’s excellent book on The Smiths, this time about the song “Meat Is Murder” and vegetarianism.
Review: Sarah Bakewell – “At the Existentialist Café: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails with Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Others”Wednesday, May 4th, 2016
My review of Sarah Bakewell’s new book, “At the Existentialist Café”, which is mainly about existentialism, making it fun and great in her processes. I give it 5/5, easy.
The history and a bit on the history of the immensely important song “Strange Fruit”.