Archive for December, 2009

Nostalgia for the lame

3 December 2009

Just Kids
Stargazer
Walden
Kip Of The Serenes and Heavy Petting
Forty Years On
The Pudding Shop
Kerouac Ginsberg and The Beatles
The World About Us
The Arts Lab

Quote

3 December 2009

“I feel and indeed am from “another time”. Everything I believe in is “so far away”. John Fowles believed that culture ended in 1951. Louis MacNiece ridiculed popular culture in his later poems and I feel suffocated by the respectable and unreal desert of what passes for our popular culture.”

S.D. 2008

Quote

3 December 2009

“and we thought things were bad then – little did we know we were on the brink of ever more bland nonsense – & that the eighties would last forever and dylan thomas wouldn’t even be able to say bugger all backwards even if he was close to a wireless.”

S.D. 2007