Month: August 2020

Top Ten Lists: The Best Actresses of the 2010s.

The following list of the best actresses of the 2010s was always going to be a subjective choice on my […]

Spotlight on Anita Ekberg.

One of the reasons why Anita Ekberg has been on my mind lately is because I recently sat down to […]

On my stereo this week: Gordi, Husky & First Aid Kit.

Gordi – ‘Volcanic’. The idea of making electronic folk music – blending acoustic arrangements with electronic elements – is something […]

History Painting: ‘The Death of Cleopatra’ by Jean-André Rixens, 1874.

Cleopatra is often portrayed as a beautiful Egyptian women who used her own political shrewdness and sexual allure to secure […]

Classic albums: Split Enz, True Colours (1980).

I distinctly remember the first time I heard Australian New Zealand rock band Split Enz’s song I Got You on […]