DarkCompass 432 – Ashes to Lapdance


This week, Wandering the streets of London, curtailed by foot infection. Video shows and the metal show makes for a busy recording week. Violins must have seats on planes, Ashes to Vinyl, what would you have on your dead ones 12 inch? and Lap Dancers in the UK are smart
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DarkCompass 429 – For Ed


This week, a tough one. This show is for Ed, forever remembered as a great guy, only just discovering real ale. Lost whilst playing that noblest of sports, Football. Good luck to him whereever he is.

The show is fueled by Adnams, so bear with me, as I explain why Beautiful women will not make good bank managers, in this day and age, why pay so much for a pudding? and a man plays guitar again … with his face (and not like Jimi Hendrix). A bit longer than usual, as I have some great music to play before holiday break.
Picture – Ed, by Rowley
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DarkCompass 428 – Dog got Talent

This week, chillin, working and beering. Joining Camra, and the gift voucher issues. Reality talent show shake up with some decent Judges like Steve Tyler of Aerosmith, Randy Jackson of Journey, and Jennifer Lopez. Who really is Piers Morgan? Dog restaurant in Sydney. US movie industry to remake a recent film because it’s in a foreign language, with David Craig and People want Internet TVs, but decide what you want TV people – Internet or 3D?
Picture – Dante, by Hamish Campbell

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DarkCompass 427 – The Silence is Golden

This week, a quite one, keeping up with things. Lots of recording of late with the Made in the UK Special, and The Metal Show, John Cage’s 4’33” for Christmas 2010 Number One?, and Deathboy for Eurovision 2011, something has to be done about the UK entrants. Evil poisonous fish, and huge hairy spiders are invading the UK even more due to Global Warming. Jeremy Clarkson explains what a Honey Badger is, and we’re ok, we have great tunes.
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