The past week in pictures

Monday, March 13th, 2017

The past week collated in a few pictures.

1 Year: Bowie lives

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

There’s a new documentary out on Bowie’s last five years alive. It also deals with his life prior to that, for context. This post is all pics.

David Bowie’s “Blackstar”

Friday, December 2nd, 2016

I heard “Blackstar” a couple of days before the world heard of David Bowie’s death. I think I’ve heard it about 20 times since then, and when I think of it now, I feel something warm, sad, and yet, finished; there’s a sense of conclusion and strangely enough, relief that follows in the wake of […]

Johnny Marr: excerpts from his autobiography on love and the opposite (Thatcher)

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

On Johnny meeting Angie for the first time and slightly after that, strangely contrasted with a short paragraph on Thatcher.

Hearts and Minds – one of the best documentaries

Sunday, October 16th, 2016

Some words on the extremely good 1974 documentary “Hearts and Minds” and how it’s extremely valid in 2016.