Russell and Steve recently invited me to join the Speechification team, where I have been happily sharing my favourite bits of speech radio. Any team needs its initiation rites, and mine ended up being migrating the blog from Tumblr to something with comments. WordPress 2.3.1 seemed like a good bet. I have not been keeping […]

Iceland Airwaves – hangovercast #3

A slightly delayed hangover cast today due to being out quite late last night. Icelanders enjoy their Friday nights. Hangovercast #3 Kaffibarinn (16:00 Bedroom Community) Greg Haines Nico Muhly Iðnó: 20:00 Rökkurró Art Museum: 20:45 Loney, Dear (SE) 21:30 Trentemøller (DK) Iðnó: 21:30 Esja 22:15 Plants and Animals (CA) I forgot to mention my hangover […]

Iceland Airwaves – hangovercast #2

Friday morning hangovercast (about Thursday night) Nordic House: 13:00 – Boys in a Band 13:30 – Sprengjuhöllin Bookshop: 17:00 Jónas Sigurðsson 17:30 Seabear 12 Tonar: 18:00 Plants & Animals Iðnó: 19:45 Stereo Hypnosis 20:30 Kira Kira 21:15 My Summer as a Salvation Soldier (NB: they’re not actually brothers at all. My mistake.) 22:00 Ólöf Arnalds […]

Iceland Airwaves – hangovercast #1

Sam and I woke up this morning with mild hangovers after the first night of Airwaves. We made a hangovercast over breakfast in which we mumble about the bands we saw last night. Enjoy. Hangover cast #1 – Wednesday night Here are the bands we saw… 12 Tonar: Rokkurro (beautiful) Gavin Portland (loud) Organ: The […]