Thursday, December 17, 2009

Christmas Request...

Someone with exquisite taste got Christmas Island from Bob Dylan's new album played on the Ronan Collins radio show to-day.

Click HERE , drag the slider to 23mins and sit back with a mince pie and a pineapple.

[NOTE: link only available for one week]

Here We Go Again...

... Ex-Portsmouth head Paul Hart appointed new QPR manager with Mick Harford as assistant. I'm saying nothing!

http://www.qpr.co.uk/page/NewsDetail/0,,10373~1907437,00.html

A Christmas Promise...

Filling up my old mp3 player with Christmas carols, hymns and songs to-night and listening back to it on "random" has given me a warm happy feeling; so I've decided to try and ignore all current affairs as best I can for the rest of the month of December.

Wish me luck!

Sunday, December 13, 2009

Bob Dylan's Christmas In The Heart...

I've been playing Dylan's Christmas album for the past week (I was holding back until December) and I'm loving it.

He plays it straight and he obviously has a great affection for the songs, both secular and spiritual.

His only interview in connection with the release is HERE.

Two official videos are available by clicking on the song titles below:

MUST BE SANTA

LITTLE DRUMMER BOY

Gogarty had just finished The Sopranos DVD Box-set...

... the night before:

Saturday, December 12, 2009

Fave Songs of 2009 Part 3...

THE LIBERTY OF NORTON FOLGATE - Madness:



WHEN I GO AWAY - Levon Helm:

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Another QPR Manager To Be Sacked?

QPR have suspended Jim Magilton with immediate effect. This follows a "bust-up" with one of the star players at the club after yet another defeat on Monday.

Click HERE.

It's all gone pear-shaped.........again!

Saturday, December 5, 2009

Fave Songs of 2009 Part 2...

(I won't display youtube clips, just the links, as too many slows down the page)

BOY FROM LAWRENCE COUNTY - The Felice Brothers. Click HERE.

I FEEL A CHANGE COMIN' ON - Bob Dylan. UNAVAILABLE :-( but click HERE for a cover version with lyrics on the right-hand-side in the expanded window.

Fave Songs of 2009 Part 1...

In no particular order:

CORNERSTONE - Artic Monkeys



THE SWEET SPOT - The Duckworth Lewis Method

Friday, December 4, 2009

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Who's Your Daddy?

He's a mentalist serial killer!

Click HERE.