Something For Your M.I.N.D.

So back in the days when the internet was steam-powered I'd listen to the late, great John Peel on the wireless set, broadcasting for BBC Radio 1 from various locations including Groningen, where he'd be covering the Eurosonic festival and dazzling my ears with sounds I'd never heard before, and frequently would never hear again. Fast forward …

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Mental balance

A while back I came across Gravity Glue by Michael Grab, and it inspired me to start balancing rocks as a form of meditation. I'm nowhere near as accomplished, but I do find it relaxing to balance stones when I'm feeling stressed. Earlier today I went down to the thunderstorm swollen creek and balanced a …

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Still not sure why this tune has settled in my head…

but for all of you with high speed internet connections I give you the surrealist, retro new romantic, electronica that is The Vichy Government singing "Serbian Warlord" live! Link to the YouTube live performance of "Serbian Warlord". Is it art? Is it humour? Is it belittling a tragedy? Not sure, but you'll still be humming …

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