Monthly Archives: November 2011

Tom/Thom Waits gets Satisfied

Is Tom Waits the new Thom Yorke? (Or the old Thom Yorke?) Another question-to-which-the-answer-is-no, obviously, but this video for Satisfied, from Waits’s new album Bad As Me, has a distinct Lotus Flower flavour: Perhaps Tom saw all the publicity Garth Jennings’s … Continue reading

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Has showbiz ever been fair?

The old joke about questions in headlines is that the answer is almost always “no”. The BBC News website is a wonderful thing, but it does have a knack for churning out aimless and inconclusive feature pieces like this one … Continue reading

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