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Stuff That Makes Me Happy: Grinderman 2*

*There is a sub-header here: Stuff That Makes Me Happy (And Then Incredibly Angry And Frustrated And Then A Bit Happier Again). Let me expand on that. Grinderman 2 is the latest album from, funnily enough, Grinderman. And Grinderman, for those not in the know, is what Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds travel under […]

A Nice Cup Of Tea And A Book: The Death Of Bunny Munro

Who doesn’t like a nice cup of tea and a good book? As I quite like hearing about what others are reading, I (self-importantly, perhaps) thought I’d share the same information with you. So then, I’ve just started The Death Of Bunny Munroe by Nick Cave. About a third of the way through at the […]

Little Nicky Cave

I had the very good fortune to get to see Nick Cave last week.  It was billed as ‘an evening of readings, music and conversation with Nick Cave’. And that’s what we got. Cave has a new book out – The Death Of Bunny Munroe and the evening opened with him doing a reading.  Then […]

Gerry Hayes

Gerry Hayes

I mostly sit around all day and drink tea. Occasionally, I write stuff and send it to strangers so they can humiliate me and deride my efforts. Other than the self-harm to dull the shame of failure, it's not a bad life. Like I say, there's tea.

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