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Watch: The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel - Mark Kermode Review

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel was a huge hit when it was released in 2011. So much so that it spawned a new genre of pensioner comedies in Song For Marion (aka Unfinished Song), Quartet and the like. 26 more words

Movie Reviews

Marcus Strickland: Of Song

A quick look at the tracks of the album Of Song drives our attention immediately – most of them quite familiar – we can only hope to savour which new ingredients come to make them tastier. 97 more words

Jazz

Nina D...Queen of the Ball Tossers!

Steve and Nina are still in Oscar fever, so they discussed awards they had won in their past. Nina was the ball-toss champion of pre-school and, as seen on… 94 more words

Shows

Ramblings

Yes I know that’s what this blog consists of at the best of times, but also …

Both my bands are set for a bit of travelling for their next gigs. 332 more words

NO MATTER WHO WINS ISRAEL'S ELECTION, THE PALESTINIANS LOSE

First published by Mondoweiss.

If Benjamin Netanyahu hadn’t gone into politics he’d be on Broadway, hamming it up as a pantomime villain. Israel’s hawkish prime minister is theatrically obnoxious to the point where even Israel’s staunchest allies in the American Jewish community are… 920 more words

Peace Process

Cathedral of Sound

I remember a gig I had late last year; a routine Saturday wedding gig where I ended up hanging out with the other musicians- friends, as they always become. 376 more words