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Written by Gareth

May 3, 2012 at 10:05 am

Posted in News, Personal stuff

Abide with Mono

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Mono bring their Hymn to the Immortal Wind tour to the UK.

IT’S BEEN A busy few weeks of gigging, what with 65daysofstatic in Sheffield and Nadja down in London recently, but undoubtedly the climax of my spring concert going schedule was going to be Mono at the Scala in London on March 26th… yes, last night! I’m back and still buzzing…

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Written by Gareth

March 27, 2009 at 10:42 am

Posted in Music, Post Rock, Reviews

Generation Kill: Get some!

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Something a little different on this blog from the usual anime and music.

AMERICAN TV ADDICTS will already have seen this last summer but if you’re living in the UK, FX premiered the first episode of the seven-part HBO Iraq War (the second) drama Generation Kill last Sunday at 10pm.

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Written by Gareth

January 29, 2009 at 4:52 pm

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Where next for Shinkai?

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5cm’s creator has let slip that he’s started on his next work.

Where next for Shinkai?

THAT NICE CHAP Xcomp has just updated his website with some information that will be very pleasing to fans of the directorial and writing brain behind 5cm per second, the all-round top bloke Makoto Shinkai.

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Written by Gareth

October 20, 2008 at 10:44 pm

Making memories

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Shinkai’s artbook arrives!

Makoto Shinkai's The Sky Of The Longing For Memories

FOLLOWING A NICE hefty shipping bill, I finally have my hands on Makoto Shinkai’s brand new book of background art which goes by the title of Sora no Kikou or The Sky Of The Longing For Memories or Memories Of The Sky.

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Written by Gareth

May 15, 2008 at 11:44 pm

Shinkai at the South Bank

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5cm is on the big screen in the UK for special showing.

WHILE WATCHING THE Blu-Ray rips of Makoto Shinkai’s 5 Centimetres per Second the other day (and crashing my computer multiple times in the process) I was thinking this is really really great, but wouldn’t it be nice to see it at the movies

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Written by Gareth

May 4, 2008 at 2:59 pm

The sky is the limit

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Keeping Shinkai in the Macs he is accustomed to.

Sora no Kikou (Memories of the Sky)

WHILE I’VE NOT been posting much here recently, I’ve still been an avid consumer of all of the things that I’ve blogged about in the past, and by consumer I do mean actually spending money…

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Written by Gareth

April 14, 2008 at 8:44 pm

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