Following the tracks by him that I posted earlier this week, here’s a programme about the great Yorkshire singer and comedian after his untimely death in 2003. I well remember … Continue readingA tribute to Tony Capstick
One of the most toe-curling moments in British political history when, at a 1992 Labour election rally in Sheffield, the Welsh wanker adopted a faux-American accent to declare: ‘We’re aw-right!’ … Continue readingNeil Pillock and the prancing Maybot
Lovely moment from Corrie in January 1979 when it was still a must-watch. Gail goes to meet a boy at the cinema but he doesn’t turn up. A lad approaches … Continue readingJilted Gail meets Jilted John
Today it was announced that the great John Prine https://am-records.com/2020/04/06/prayin-for-prine/ had lost his battle against the coronavirus. https://www.theguardian.com/music/2020/apr/08/john-prine-us-folk-and-country-songwriter-dies-aged-73/ As our sympathy goes out to his loved ones, here’s a clip … Continue readingRIP John Prine
If you haven’t seen this before, prepare to be cheered up.
What impresses me most about this clip is how David Letterman, who had a close relationship with Zevon, remains calm and dignified while revealing the sad news. Most chatshow hosts … Continue readingLetterman announces Warren Zevon is dead
. . . and fails to recognise him. https://am-records.com/2019/10/21/leo-the-lion/
Everyone knows that it’s little lambs that gambol and great big cows that lumber around holding up traffic and crapping everywhere. Right? Wrong. Share the joy of these cattle as … Continue readingCapering cows