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26. AIR – “Suicide Underground”
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26. AIR – “Suicide Underground”
The title sets you up for something nicely nasty and atmospheric, and for its glorious opening seconds “Suicide Underground” pulls it off: a gravelly male voice pronouncing solemnities &#8[…]

Am I Cool Or Not?
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Am I Cool Or Not? – back after a Christmas break, and where better to start than with AICON, as another reader faces the ultimate judgement…..remember, the more of you write in, the better the results are.[…]

IF IT’S STILL DECEMBER 25TH AND YOU’RE READING THIS, PISS OFF
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IF IT’S STILL DECEMBER 25TH AND YOU’RE READING THIS, PISS OFF
Yes, yes, I hear your mocking tones. “Tanya, you pitiful woman! It is Christmas Day, a day for friends and family to be together and make merry – and yet! You are p[…]

ADVENT CALENDAR OF FILTH 11. DOUG YULE
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ADVENT CALENDAR OF FILTH
11. DOUG YULE
It may just be me, but the very mention of yuletide immediately brings to my mind the image of the hapless, curly-haired waste of skin who goes by the name of Doug Yule.
I’m bored witless of hearing how M[…]

A Merry Christmas To All Our Readers
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A Merry Christmas To All Our Readers[…]

The Best Of UK Garage 2000
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The Best Of UK Garage 2000: Tim reviews the year in garage, a fine piece which has been linked on the front page for a couple of days now but of course me being me, and crap, the link didn’t work. Now it does.[…]

PUBLOG LIVE REPORT 22/12/00 – Supplementary
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PUBLOG LIVE REPORT 22/12/00 – Supplementary
Yet again – much like the publog appears to be set up to apologise for people – I must say the consternation caused to the gay couple (and first I have heard of their gayness – they […]

ADVENT CALENDAR OF FILTH 10. GREG LAKE – I Believe In Father Christmas
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ADVENT CALENDAR OF FILTH
10. GREG LAKE – I Believe In Father Christmas
For christ-sake (and if not for his sake, whose sake are you making Christmas records – except o’course for your bank managers) if you have not realised by the a[…]

PUBLOG LIVE REPORT 22/12/00
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PUBLOG LIVE REPORT 22/12/00
We aren’t quite posting live from the pub, this is in fact a post from Cafe Sad aka EasyEverything on the Tottenham Court Road. We have been to five public houses this evening – the Jack Horner, the Rising Sun,[…]

Happy Birthday JoshBlog!
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But as I say, I have been re-reading the josh blog, which celebrates its first birthday next week, and I will be at home and not posting when it does. So I thought I’d say now that for one thing a year is a fucking long time to be writing about[…]

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  1. Thanks for writing these. It's nice to see some critical re-examination of the significant virtues of Cerebus, now that Sim…

  2. That's interesting too - slight embarassment to admit I've never read Berserk, I guess because when I was initially getting…

  3. I might add Kintaro Miura to the list of comparisons, Berserk’s unfinished nature aside. There’s a similar “watch him learn…

  4. That’s really interesting - and I might update the post to reflect that! I’ve obviously got some sympathy for Fiore’s…

  5. I loved reading this and I'm glad you're doing it. The Jaime/Oda/Ditko analogies are brilliant. One quibble: It's not the…