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Martin Simpson, Vagrant Stanzas, album review

Martin Simpson is on dazzling form with a new solo album called Vagrant Stanzas – and there are new folk releases from Tess of the Circle, MG Boulter and Jacqui McShee.<p><b>Martin Simpson</b>, who turned 60 this year, is playing and singing as well as ever. His new album, <i>Vagrant Stanzas</i>, which he will …

The 40 Greatest Led Zeppelin Songs of All Time

40<p>‘In the Evening’ (1979)<p>On the <i>In Through the Out Door</i> seven-minute opener, Page augments his guitar with a Gizmotron, Jones plays Abba-fied synth, …

Rock Music

Kanye West may claim to be the 'black Larry David' - but how does footage of his discarded HBO pilot measure up? http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/musicblog/2013/jul/16/kanye-west-sitcom

Universal launches vinyl crowdfunding site to reprint rare and deleted albums

Universal Music will use a new crowdfunding website to work out which "rare and deleted" albums it ought to reissue on vinyl.<p>According to online …

Holy Cow: Researchers Discover Plants Can Communicate With Each Other Through the Soil

In James Cameron's <i>Avatar</i>, the lush moon known as Pandora is covered in a "neural network" of roots, enabling the plants to communicate with each …

Botany

British woman discovers that headaches are flesh-eating maggots after trip to Peru

and<p><b>A British woman has spoken of the moment doctors discovered flesh-eating maggots living in her ear after a trip to Peru.</b><p>Rochelle Harris, 27, from …

Does this terrifying photo booth prank go too far? Video criticised for being ‘too mean’

<b>Unsuspecting members of the public received a fright after falling victim to this cruel photo booth prank.</b><p>Stepping into the bogus booth to have their …

18 Cool Color Blocked Buildings

Sunday’s a good day for eye candy, don’t you think? Assuming you already read the title of this post, no we’re not about to post 18 photos of Ryan Gosling looking awesome. We are, however, here to serve up a whole bunch of outrageously colorful buildings from all over the world. Color block month …

Star

'Borderlands' Claptrap Now Available as a Talking USB Hub and Car Charger<p>Borderlands 05/11/2018 03:47 pm<p>Borderlands<p>Picnic Aboard the Millennium …

The 22 Coolest Cars At The Goodwood Festival Of Speed

This festival has been held on the grounds of the Goodwood House in West Sussex, England every summer for the past decade.<p>Each year it brings together some of the world's largest and best known automakers to show off — and sometimes debut — their most impressive vehicles.<p>Even Formula 1 racing stars …

Fat Freddy's Drop - Blackbird

A decade of touring has earned New Zealand collective <b>Fat Freddy's Drop</b> a reputation as a live act of the highest calibre, the Wellington-based …

Video of the Moment #1259: The Flaming Lips - There Goes The Fear, a UK/US/IE Music Web site

Here is <b>The Flaming Lips</b>‘ new video for ‘Turning Violent’, filled with blurry close-ups and other things to make you uncomfortable. But hey, at least …

Charity baking: is food the future of philanthropy?

The charity bake sale, humble stalwart of the fundraising effort, has spread its wings. Bake-offs, tarts, dinner parties, cups of coffee, unused …