Monthly Archives: October 2011

10 Art Works You Must Jerk Off Over Before You Die!

In 2001 when Facts of Life: Contemporary Japanese Art was on at the Hayward Gallery, a female visitor to the show walked into a room in which¬†Tadasu Takamine’s Inertia was being shown only to discover a man jerking off to … Continue reading

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Time Slip At The Electric Ballroom In Camden

Until last night I hadn’t been to The Electric Ballroom in Camden for over 30 years. If you are obsessed by 70s English punk rock then the last time I’d gone might be considered an historic occasion. It was the … Continue reading

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Back In The New York Groove!

I hadn’t been to New York in 16 years so my sojourn there last week proved a trip! Somehow it didn’t surprise me that I should find myself leaving from Gate 23 of Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 4 on Monday 17 … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Not To Blog

1. These days most of those surfing the web prefer reading status updates to blogs – it takes less time. 2. You can’t see the trees because of the astroturf. Likewise, you’ll get way more link spam than comments from … Continue reading

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