Alex’s End Of Year Prizes 2018

Happy Boxing Day dear readers! We hope you've all had a lovely Christmas so far. As is always tradition on this corner of the internet, today we bring you our most important blog of the year, as we hand out our prizes to those we've loved across music, TV, books and film this year. This … Continue reading Alex’s End Of Year Prizes 2018

Christmas Song Advent Calendar 2018: Day 25

ARTIST: Dido SONG: Christmas Day It seemed appropriate to end this year's Christmas Song Advent Calendar on a song named after this very day - and from a lady who we'll be hearing a lot more of again next year, as Dido prepares to release her long awaited new album in March. This gorgeous festive … Continue reading Christmas Song Advent Calendar 2018: Day 25

Christmas Song Advent Calendar 2018: Day 24

ARTIST: Kermit The Frog SONG: One More Sleep Til' Christmas Although it only performed modestly well at the box office on its original December 1992 release, legendary puppet ensemble The Muppets' take on Charles Dickens' popular seasonal novella A Christmas Carol, starring Sir Michael Caine in the role of Scrooge, has proved to be a timeless … Continue reading Christmas Song Advent Calendar 2018: Day 24

Christmas Song Advent Calendar 2018: Day 22

ARTIST: Bananarama SONG: Baby It's Christmas We cheat slightly with the artist picture on today's song. Chiefly because this is a number from the Sara Dallin/Keren Woodward duo wilderness years of the 90s and 00s of the 80s most successful all female group, when they hadn't yet reunited with Siobhan Fahey.  https://youtu.be/70rMWtXFMnw But it doesn't take … Continue reading Christmas Song Advent Calendar 2018: Day 22