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Saturday 14 July 2018
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Deliverance for Banjo Players

I watched an excellent talk from Howard Goldthwaite today, filmed at a TED event in 2014, where he addresses how banjo players can overcome the PR disaster of the movie Deliverance:

Thursday 24 May 2018
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Sweet…

I love a cover song that shows how the original could have sounded in an alternative universe: That doesn’t sound much like Guns ‘n’ Roses but, boy, it sounds funky. Thumbs up to Scary Pockets for another great reworking.

Sunday 29 April 2018
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Bomb with mercy?

Looking back through my collection of blogging ideas, I noted an article from The Guardian that was published almost a year ago. It was about an advert from a Kuwaiti telecoms company that advocated “bombing violence with mercy”. I’m a … Continue reading

Tuesday 19 December 2017
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Overworked

YouTube has been a transformational tool for learning things. Other video sharing services are available and also useful in that respect but YouTube is the one that has become generic. People ‘google’ to find things and often end up checking … Continue reading

Tuesday 7 November 2017
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Underneath it all

Here is a fascinating look at restoring an old painting: I found the picture on the Colossal website, where you can read more about the background and see longer videos from @philipmould ‘s Twitter feed. I don’t know what solvent … Continue reading