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Hey Bulldog

Thursday, September 1st, 2005

Child-like — No one understands, Jack knife — In your sweaty hands, Some kind of innocence is measured out in years You don’t know what it’s like to listen to your fears Lennon/McCartney 1968 This relatively obscure track “Hey Bulldog” from the Beatles album “Yellow Submarine” is a cult classic. Perhaps this bulldog will become […]

Vinyl Nostalgia

Tuesday, August 9th, 2005

You could say I have quite a record collection. I mean real records, 7″ and 12″ pieces of vinyl that require cleaning before you play them, and perhaps a “dust bug” to clean off excess dust as the record spins. Some people take their record cleaning very seriously even today. I have all the Beatles’ […]

Cinema to go Digital

Monday, August 1st, 2005

It’s time to say goodbye to celluloid. Major blockbusters like Revenge of the Sith and Farenheit 9/11 have already been shot in digital and transferred to film for cinematic showing. As reported by the BBC, Hollywood studios are backing a new digital standard right through to the cinema screen, after making a deal on how […]