It's that time of the week once again! Good evening to you all, and welcome once again to #StrictlyLiveBlogging, our weekly live blog of the hit BBC One Saturday night dance extravaganza that is Strictly Come Dancing. Can you believe a week has passed since the first live show? Well we can't, but it's here … Continue reading #StrictlyLiveBlogging Week 3: Second Live Show
Those casting a bleary eye over this morning's TV schedules today (Saturday, 30th September 2017) may find an unusual creature in amongst all the cookery shows and endless reruns of Everybody Loves Raymond. For the first time in God knows how long, the BBC is bringing mayhem, pop, cartoons and hell even a bit of … Continue reading #BlastfromthePast: Live and Kicking
Dear Mr Shennan sir (ooh. Sounded like Basil Brush), Hello to you. My name is Alex and I am 28 years old. About five years ago now, with my ever advancing age (mid 40 year old in a twentysomething's body. Just saying), I made the glorious leap to listening to BBC Radio 2, the station … Continue reading An open letter to Bob Shennan, controller of BBC Radio 2 re: Ore Oduba.
ARTIST: Craig David SONG: Heartline SO ALEX, WHY IS THIS YOUR SONG OF THE WEEK? He makes it look easy, doesn't he? Winner of our Comeback award in last year's end of year prizes on this here blog, pop's very own Phoenix from the flames, Craig David, has had another stellar year by all accounts, … Continue reading #SongoftheWeek: Craig David – ‘Heartline’
Happy Monday, and happy new week people! If the seasonably late September sunshine where you are isn't enough to bring on the smile to your face today, fear not, as we're here once again to bring you a guaranteed smile and laugh with Tweet Hee Hee, my weekly round up of all things funny I've … Continue reading Tweet Hee Hee: Episode 3
Welcome back one and all to another week of #StrictlyLiveBlogging, our weekly live blog of the BBC's hit celebrity ballroom contest Strictly Come Dancing, as it returns for its long awaited new series. Two whole weeks have passed since the launch show, and tonight, 15 nervous celebrities and their professional partners are taking to the … Continue reading #StrictlyLiveBlogging Week 2: First Live Show
ARTIST: Louis York SONG: I Enjoy You SO ALEX, WHY IS THIS YOUR SONG OF THE WEEK? It's been a little shy of two years since I last mentioned Louis York, the collective name for songwriting legends Claude Kelly and Chuck Harmony - who between them have been behind hits for Whitney Houston, Olly Murs, … Continue reading #SongoftheWeek: Louis York – ‘I Enjoy You’