Monthly Archives: August 2014

Lawrence English, listening with your body and dodgy London venues

“I think at home you’re only working with one set of ears. In concert you start using the body as an ear, and that’s where it gets interesting. There’s a kind of instant synaesthesia that happens – the sense of physical … Continue reading

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Why England are rubbish at football

I wanted to buy a decent football for my daughter for her birthday. I remembered how hard it was to kick a grown-ups’ football when I was a kid and I remembered how frustrating it was to kick a plastic … Continue reading

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Out of the mouths of babes part 3,345

Mika (4 yrs old): I want to listen to Frozen. Me: I want to listen to my music cos we always listen to Frozen. Mika: But I’m not used to grownups music. Me: Well perhaps you should get used to … Continue reading

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Interesting new festival: Off Grid 2014

For all you hippies and alternative lifestyle lovers out there. Off Grid is from friends of Sunrise. At first glance, it seems more focused on its alt-energy and sustainability conference than on music. But there’s plenty of that too.

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