Category Archives: I'm Your Boogie Man

Bringin’ the Boogie #5

Good evening, Dear Readers, and time for one of these posts. I think I once promised they would be a monthly occurrence; given that the last was in January 2010, I think we can safely say I have failed totally … Continue reading

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The Fascination of What’s Difficult

I had an interesting conversation earlier today. My brother and I and our friend Bruce were talking about the pleasure that exists in difficulty. By that I mean both the pleasure one takes in accomplishing a difficult thing, and also … Continue reading

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The Evil of Banality

Some people who until recently I considered my friends introduced me to Rebecca Black’s ‘song’ “Friday“. In brief, in “Friday” everything that could possibly go wrong with a song, has. It puts me in mind of an old Muppets sketch … Continue reading

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Musical Humour #2 (Rated 12A!)

After the apparent success of my last post on musical humour, here’s a supplementary one. Be warned, though – there’s some bad language. If that offends you, look away now… Rock and Roll Nerd – Tim Minchin I know people … Continue reading

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Top 10 Moments of Musical Hilarity

Afternoon all. As I write this it is cold and wet and miserable, so in order to lighten and brighten your day I have decided to share the fruits of my many months spent poring through Youtube in order to … Continue reading

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White Wine in the Sun

Here’s an interesting example of irony for you. This is a song by Tim Minchin in which, among other things, he takes a dig at Christianity. But he ends up with as good a description of Heaven as any I’ve … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Starlingford CD…Ever!

Hello all. I have been hard at work on my thesis, and I have been walking into the office each morning to do so, and both these activities have been made incomparably more enjoyable through my taking of an iPod … Continue reading

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