About the Blog...

...blog detailing how I waste my time & diverting you to whatever has my interest, basically YouTube videos & some other stuff...

In November I...

...watched the following films:
The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet - dir. Jean-Pierre Jeunet
The Overnight - dir. Patrick Brice
Superbob - dir. Jon Drever
Call Me Lucky - dir. Bobcat Goldthwait
The Experts - dir. Dave Thomas
Mr. Mom - dir. Stan Dragoti
The Lone Ranger - dir. Gore Verbinski
Not Suitable For Children - dir. Peter Templeman
Cop Car - dir. Jon Watts
Son Of A Gun - dir. Julius Avery
The Voices - dir. Marjane Satrapi
...at the IFI French Film Festival:
Vincent - dir. Thomas Salvador
My Golden Days ("Trois souvenirs de ma jeunesse") - dir. Arnaud Desplechin
Courted ("L'hermine") - dir. Christian Vincent

...also watched:
Anthony Jeselnik - Thoughts and Prayers
Stewart Lee 41st Best Stand Up Ever
W/ Bob & David S1

...got the following music:
Mississippi Grind OST Vol I & II

...saw Republic of Ireland beat Bosnia 2-0 and qualify for Euro 2016 at the AVIVA

...did my monthly SPOOOOL.ie Netflix Recommendations on Biographical Documentaries

Sunday Spotify - 15/11/15

1. Substitute - Clout | 2. Cool For Cats - Squeeze | 3. It Ain't What You Do It's The Way That You Do It - Fun Boy Three & Bananarama | 4. You'll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Parties - Jona Lewie | 5. Echo Beach - Martha & The Muffins | 6. Wunderbar - Tenpole Tudor | 7. She's So Modern - The Boomtown Rats | 8. Beat The Clock - Sparks | 9. Steppin' Out - Joe Jackson

They Don't Make Them Like They Used To #90 - Love Will Keep Us Together

Still can't decide which version of this classic I prefer, while Captain & Tennille's version was the smash hit and the version most people would know,but Neil (who wrote the song) bouncing away at the piano is also fun.

Sunday Spotify - 08/11/15

1. Blue Boy - Orange Juice | 2. I Wanna Be Yours - John Cooper Clarke | 3. The Eton Rifles - The Jam | 4. Everybody's Stalking - Badly Drawn Boy | 5. Bigmouth Strikes Again - The Smiths | 6. Anxious - The Housemartins | 7. To You - I Am Kloot | 8. The Court of King Arthur - Gruff Rhys | 9. The Apple Of My Eye - Ed Harcourt

In October I...

...watched the following films:
She's Funny That Way - dir. Peter Bogdanovich
Just Jim - dir. Craig Roberts
Top Five - dir. Chris Rock
Fidelio: Alice's Journey (Fidelio, l'odyssée d'Alice) - dir. Lucie Borleteau
Cooties - dir. Jonathan Milott/Cary Murnion
The Martian - dir. Ridley Scott
Mississippi Grind - dir. Ryan Fleck/Anna Boden
The Lobster - dir. Yorgos Lanthimos

...did my monthly SPOOOOL.ie Netflix Recommendations on horror movies for Hallowe'en that aren't Hallowe'en

...saw Bill Bailey (Limboland) at the Olympia
...saw Weird Al Yankovic (The Mandatory World Tour) at Vicar St.
...saw the Republic of Ireland BEAT(!!!) Germany (THE WORLD CHAMPIONS) 1-0 at the AVIVA
...saw Hannibal Buress (w/Davey Reilly) at Vicar St.
...saw Anderson (w/John Blek at the Unitarian Church)

...read the following books:
All in the Best Possible Taste: Growing Up Watching Telly in the Eighties by Tom Bromley
Danger Is Everywhere: A Handbook for Avoiding Danger by David O'Doherty, illustrations by Chris Judge

...got the following music:
Deerhunter - Fading Frontier
Beach House - Thank Your Lucky Stars
Cat Stevens - Mona Bone Jakon 
No Monster Club - Dublin
Women's Christmas - Too Rich For Our Blood
Martin Courtney - Many Moons
EL VY - Return to the Moon
Jeffrey Lewis & Los Bolts - Manhattan