Archive for June, 2012

#OnThisDayInNTK1997 – a couple…

Friday, June 29th, 2012

#OnThisDayInNTK1997 – a couple of genuinely demented appearances from me and @mala on ITV Meridian’s “Cyber Cafe” http://t.co/tNyDeW1b

& in retrospect, presenter…

Friday, June 29th, 2012

& in retrospect, presenter Wingham Rowan was right about the future; look out for @anna_ftw, The Pod, Martin Pickles… http://t.co/EuRvx47S

Quiet, mostly comprehensible, …

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

Quiet, mostly comprehensible, live vid of our new song from #dorkboat on Sat – the catchily titled You’ve Been Triaged http://t.co/LtDKbg3C

Using a DVD ripper which has “…

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Using a DVD ripper which has “Keep Video-Audio Synchronisation” as an (unchecked) option box, like it’s an obscure, new-fangled affectation

I think I heard it on the radi…

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

I think I heard it on the radio, thought it was new @theraveonettes : ) RT @usherette: Kind of obsessed with this song: http://t.co/1FiKdbJ8

Thanks @rainycat; my fave #dor…

Monday, June 25th, 2012

Thanks @rainycat; my fave #dorkboat12 pic so far http://t.co/QjJyao49 – @museumoftechno looks almost as confused as I was feeling #dorkboat

Great to see @rainycat @saul @…

Sunday, June 24th, 2012

Great to see @rainycat @saul @bengoldacre @DebbieDavies @jamesbridle @irini_mirena @aziv & more at #dorkboat hopefully vids to follow…

#londonhelicopterwatch crikey,…

Friday, June 22nd, 2012

#londonhelicopterwatch crikey, another 2 Chinooks going downriver just now (or could be the same 2, perhaps they fly back at night)

Enjoyed Prometheus 3D, though …

Friday, June 22nd, 2012

Enjoyed Prometheus 3D, though not as much as The Apartment 2D (and in black and white :) – see it if you can, London: http://t.co/Zl0wU5cA

#londonhelicopterwatch 13:20 t…

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

#londonhelicopterwatch 13:20 today – 2 Chinooks headed downriver (together, in formation. Well, a formation of 2, anyway…)

Thanks @AdamTandy for pointing…

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

Thanks @AdamTandy for pointing out @IanMartin at @Aiannucci Q&A! Ian, here is the “new” (ie, old) NTK mailout fwiw…
http://t.co/8IjEgqxL

Brief but fascinating track-by…

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

Brief but fascinating track-by-track breakdown of Marc Bolan’s Ride A White Swan in Radio 2′s Birth of Glam Rock http://t.co/CD9Gdn1H

(also… did Bowie – as Ziggy …

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

(also… did Bowie – as Ziggy Stardust – invent/ popularise the phrase Space Invader in the early 1970s, well before the 1978 arcade game?)

Thanks to @Nico_Macdonald for …

Monday, June 18th, 2012

Thanks to @Nico_Macdonald for invite to @ajkeen event tonight, great to meet @Peter_Gent etc, + good view of Kingsway.. http://t.co/yLGzdRYC

Lock up your saplings… RT @b…

Friday, June 15th, 2012

Lock up your saplings… RT @benmoor: Coelacanth on tour in next couple of weeks – Bristol, Oxford, Harrogate, Belfast: http://t.co/8B3ARtu8

Further to last week, Youtube’…

Thursday, June 14th, 2012

Further to last week, Youtube’d compilation of Adam & Joe’s Speeding On The Needlebliss (excellent auditions at 3:00) http://t.co/5SomeQlV

Then today I ran into Steve @K…

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

Then today I ran into Steve @KeroKeroBonito at Deptford Junk Market, en route to @GoldsmithsUoL Laptop Ensemble tonight http://t.co/mzPn8zWH

thanks to @kevcecil for coming…

Monday, June 11th, 2012

thanks to @kevcecil for coming to top @KeroKeroBonito set @ProudCamden tonight, amazing frontmanship from Steve-Gus, as I now refer to him

(though the venue was so full …

Monday, June 11th, 2012

(though the venue was so full of smoke machines it was like being in a trailer for Prometheus)

Really enjoyed #iLLMANORS plot…

Friday, June 8th, 2012

Really enjoyed #iLLMANORS plot but some of the dialogue reminded me of @AdamRealBuxton‘s “Speeding On The Needlebliss”

Last week it was @jennycolgan,…

Thursday, June 7th, 2012

Last week it was @jennycolgan, today Ed Milliband was in the Royal Festival Hall, maybe sheltering from the rain and using the free wifi..?

Hey @harikunzru @JamesFlint, d…

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

Hey @harikunzru @JamesFlint, do either of you remember writing this http://t.co/lu8LXMt6 15 years ago this very week? (cc @mala)

RT @kevcecil: As the jubilee e…

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

RT @kevcecil: As the jubilee entered its fourth day there were only stale cupcakes for people to eat and discarded paper flags to wear.

Blast from the past for @AndyR…

Saturday, June 2nd, 2012

Blast from the past for @AndyRileyish etc: It Takes A Nation of Minions rap http://t.co/A0wMmumH (attributed to @louistheroux around 1989?)