Yearly Archives: 2015

#115 – The Wizard of Oz

Surprisingly enough, I think this was the first time I’ve ever watched The Wizard of Oz. It was on TV over Christmas and I recorded it to watch at my leisure, which in this case meant watching it while lounging … Continue reading

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New Model Army – Rock City, Nottingham

It’s a Saturday in mid-December which can only mean one thing, New Model Army at Rock City. We headed up early and popped in to Spanky Van Dyke’s for a pre-gig burger, and were lined up outside Rock City by … Continue reading

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Belshazzar’s Feast – Wiltshire Music Centre, Bradford on Avon

Two hours of music, bad jokes, Christmas carols, more music, and a few more bad jokes. It’s not often that you sing Hark! The Herald Angels Sing to the tune of What Shall We Do with the Drunken Sailor.

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#151 – 8½

Wet and windy Sunday afternoons are the perfect time to cross a few films off the list. 219/250

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#80 – All About Eve

Hopefully the first of two films I’ll cross off the list today. 218/250

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#111 – Notorious

Another Hitchcock film crossed off the list. Will I manage to spot his cameo or not? 217/250

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Bellowhead – The Forum, Bath.

The gig was part of the first half of Bellowhead’s farewell tour, a fairly drawn out affair which eventually finishes in Oxford next May. Bellowhead appeared on stage just after 9, and stormed their way through a near two hour … Continue reading

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#164 – Gandhi

Another day, another film to cross off the list. A reasonably early start needed as this is over three hours long. 216/250

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#219 – Anatomy of a Murder

An enjoyable courtroom drama with James Stewart battling George C Scott. 215/250

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#131 – It Happened One Night

Despite being 20 years older, this was of much better quality than the Wages of Fear DVD I tried to watch before. A fairly enjoyable film. 214/250

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