Monthly Archives: November 2010

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke to build giant human statue for climate change

Thom Yorke has asked fans to help him create a giant human statue this weekend, to highlight climate change (Spinner). The project is a collaboration with climate activism group 350Earth. One of 16 across the globe, the statue of 11th-century … Continue reading

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PJ Harvey to release new album – ‘Let England Shake’

Pj Harvey will release her new album ‘Let England Shake’ on February 12, on Island Records. Recorded in Dorset, her eighth LP  features Flood, John Parish and former Bad Seed, Mick Harvey. There are also a handful of live dates … Continue reading

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Sacred Triangle: Bowie, Iggy and Lou 1971-1973

Leg Guitar is excited to hear about a new film chronicling the intertwining careers of Lou Reed, Davie Bowie and Iggy Pop. Focusing on the period 1971 – 1973, ‘Sacred Triangle’ examines how they came to meet and the explosion … Continue reading

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Television Personalities

An (unpublished) review from March this year…… TELEVISION PERSONALITIES @ The Betsey Trotwood, London ‘It’s like punk never happened’ spits Dan Treacy as the small but devoted crowd at this intimate venue fail to join in with his version of … Continue reading

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Midge Ure launches new pay/reward site

I like Midge Ure.  He always appears gallant in the face of ignorance about his role in Live Aid, Band Aid, Live 8 (worst gig ever?).  He wrote and produced ‘Do they know its Christmas?’ in the time it takes … Continue reading

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