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And another thing...

by Nick Holloway

Ooer, here’s some other things I should have mentioned earlier. Credit where credit is due: Line And A Dot (AKA Sarah Titmuss) is the brain behind the Ross Sutherland video I posted about a week ago. She does a delicate line in indie pop as well as making them vids, so be sure to stop by her Myspace page. Also a warm Mercy welcome to Richie Pen, a man who spends his days sloping round with his dog.. More

Dog Days #1

by Nathan Jones

Dog Days is a serial about the plight of a dog walker, Richie Pen, and Kenny, his dog.Dear Bob,Today, when I was walking Kenny, someone asked me to look in their mouth, so I peered in. But as usual, all I could make out was a wet dark cave. This is what you always see looking in someone’s mouth. (It’s completely black in there! You want to say.) Unless someone is telling you to look at the colour.. More


by Nick Holloway

Ensconced in a garage in Leucadia some 80km north of San Diego, California, former Liverpool resident Neil McClean has seen fit to muddy our waters with this:The second entry on his blog, which features Neil removing something from his anus, is even more mysterious than the first. On what the outcome will be we can only speculate, but knowing Neil - who started out making videos for The Coral and the.. More

Sucking on a tailpipe

by Nick Holloway

Oops, I almost forgot to post this poem/rant/animation by art duo Young-Hae Chang Heavy Industries......I love it, the wise-ass tone puts me in mind of a jazz age American poet like Jack Kerouac or Frank O’Hara. Liverpool types can catch it at FACT tonight along with a bunch of others commissioned by Animate Projects and the RSA (motto: ’Removing barriers to social progress’). If you’re not in Liverpool.. More

Doctor, doctor

by Nick Holloway

After reading Robin Brown’s blog about Doctor Who’s visit to Liverpool in 1996, it appears the televisual time traveller is back......although what he’s doing outside of a place selling garden sheds I don’t know. Perhaps he’s after a nice shed to replace the trademark police box - call it a Granddad-like affectation to off-set the fact that his latest incarnation, at 26, is the youngest yet.I’m also.. More