On this day…in 1987

In 1986, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its first group of inductees: Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley, Fats Domino, James Brown, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, Ray Charles, Sam Cooke and the Everly Brothers. Since then, the Hall has added a new class of inductees each year, expanding by January 2008 … [Read the full story]

Debbie Harry is still ‘well worth a wank’

Debbie Harry has aged well since her band’s hey day in the late 70’s and early 80’s. The music remains sprightly too. There are a couple of duff songs on her new album entitled, ‘Panic Of Girls’, that simply try too hard to keep up with modern music.  It’s like pretending to be something that … [Read the full story]

Sucker Punch…hot girls, hot outfits and plenty of killing. What more do you want?

Some film critics will praise Sucker Punch for being feminist. Others will likely complain that the movie’s misogynist. And there’s bound to be a few who reckon it’s deconstructivist, hypermodernist, and even a trifle abstractonist. But the way that I like to look at it is…it’s a lot of fit women running around killing people. … [Read the full story]