Cabbage – The Shimmer Band – April. Live at EBGBs, Liverpool. February 10th 2017

The first time I heard of Cabbage was during an interview on BBC Radio Five Live between Christmas and New Year.  They sounded young and bored and decried the lack of royalties they receive from Spotify.  As reward, no doubt for their appearance on the ‘serious’ talk radio station, one of their songs was played; […]

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The Assassin – A Review

I have wanted to see this film ever since I read a review in Sight & Sound magazine and also because my forays into the Wuxia genre – House OF Flying Daggers, Hidden Dragon Crouching Tiger – left me hugely satisfied. Last week I directed a Tweet to my nearby independent cinema and Odeon  asking why […]

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