Last Friday I got an award.
Hurrah for me, I hear you say. But this is probably one of the most important things that I've ever been awarded. It's a small enamel badge and certificate acknowledging that I've just made my tenth blood donation.
I don't know about other parts of the world, but in the UK [...]
A little while back I was looking at some of the great stuff being put out and distributed by Concrete Jungle Records in Germany. After a bit of internal debate, I selected a few choice items and made a payment via their PayPal option. Unfortunately, I hadn't clocked some of the small-print, namely a €17 [...]
If you've been keeping an eye on the media in recent times, you'll have probably noticed yet another round of stories resulting from the latest UN report about global warming and impending ecological catastrophe. Human activity is put in the frame, and quite rightly so. There is now no question that what we do and [...]
The Managers - Special
Global Routes Music
First off, this is one big band! Twenty musicians contribute to this release, although I don't think they all appear at the same time! The numbers involved have helped create a collection of tunes that display a great deal of variety and musical inventiveness.
They're also from New Zealand, a [...]