There'll be two camps reading the title of this post, both of whom will think I've taken complete leave of my senses. The first camp will be thinking why a 25 - nearly 26 - year-old man is watching a show on CBeebies. The second camp - most of whom will be over 40 - … Continue reading #CrazyStupidTV: ‘The Clangers’ (CBeebies)
All the acts from 2008-12's great British pop renaissance either suddenly flopping hard in the charts and/or launching solo careers of varying degrees of amazingness this year, has led me back to reminiscing on the last time that happened. And when I sat down to work it out this week, I reasoned it must have … Continue reading Rachel Stevens’ “Come & Get It” at 10: celebrating a great lost pop classic.
Perhaps thanks in part to 'Britain's Got Talent' - which, if you believe any of the papers this last week, should be renamed to 'Britain's Got Talented Dogs' - it does rather feel like the good old fashioned variety show has made a bit of a comeback to our screens of late. ITV recently successfully … Continue reading #CrazyStupidTV: “The John Bishop Show” (BBC One)
Most of you who read this blog - or at least, I hope most of you - will know that away from here, I'm also a budding writer. All of you reading this will also know that I am a fan of the weekly vlogs on YouTube by the Fletcher posse - Tom, Giovanna and … Continue reading Inspiration: how do you get yours?