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The Lost Will and Testament of Jake Thackray

One of the great critical rehabilitations of recent years has been that of Jake Thackray. During his life he was dismissed by many who were aware of him at all, thanks to his regular appearances on Braden’s Week and That’s … Continue reading

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Jake Thackray: One Of Them

Jake on satire. Proper post in a few minutes, but I thought this deserved sharing…

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Spotify Playlist – Jake Thackray, Arthur Alexander, Incredible String Band, Dudley Moore

This week’s playlist doesn’t have a theme as such, but is just some music I like. After an introductory snippet, we start with Anyone But You by The Mumps. The Mumps were a late 70s art-rock/punk band led by reality … Continue reading

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This Week’s Spotify Playlist – Jake Thackray, Sparks, Bob Lind, Wild Man Fischer

For those of you who are uninterested in my increasingly recondite ramblings on comics, continuity, canon, quantum physics and Doctor Who, here’s some music… Incidentally, I lose track of what I have and haven’t included in these, but I hope … Continue reading

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Spotify A Capella Playlist

It’s going to take me a little longer than I thought to get my thoughts together about Seaguy, so I’ll be posting about that and Cerebus Archive tomorrow, instead of today. In the meantime, here’s a Spotify playlist. This one’s … Continue reading

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Playlist for Easter Monday

Since summer appears to have started, alas, this week’s spotify playlist is a little more upbeat and summery than previous ones, though I’ve still included a couple of blues tracks, just because. You can play this one from here . … Continue reading

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Personal Is Political Playlist

Continuing with the theme from yesterday, this week’s Spotify playlist (which you can access from here ) is based around the themes of politics, police violence, the Depression, depression and poverty. We start with a little spoken section, by Laurel … Continue reading

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