Saturday night at Latitude [UK festival]
On the Other Voices ‘church’-style stage,
Ed Sheeran along with Jonny Quinn and Nathan Connolly of Snow Patrol played an intimate surprise set which included Nina Simone’s Feelin’ Good, Chasing Cars, and a rendition of the Parting Glass.
The OriginalRocker writes:
“With the exception of Angus [Young] I thought we had done away guitarists wearing shorts. This isn’t your back garden. Put some trousers on for pity’s sake….”
The OriginalRocker adds:
I can see from your comments that you have no axe men/women among your readership. I’ll concede that bass players can go skimpy if they must but I would expect guitarists to observe some decorum. Think of BB King (RIP), Jimmy Page, Hendrix. Now think of them in shorts….
Thanks Cilian Murphy (no not him)
Pic: Tara Thomas
Based on two earlier very watchable experimental animations (Yellow Sticky Notes and Ode To A Post-It Note) director Jeff Chiba Stearns and a 14 other Canadian animators reflect on a single day in their lives using the medium of black pen on yellow adhesive rectangle.
Particpants: Paul Driessen, Cordell Barker, Lillian Chan, Malcolm Sutherland, Alison Snowden, David Fine, Chris Hinton, Jeff Chiba Stearns, Marv Newland, Louise Johnson, Joel Mackenzie, Jody Kramer, Jonathan Ng, Howie Shia, Janet Perlman
For your consideration.
A stark short with decent Irish spoken verse.
By the The Inner Circle Collective.
In the North Dublin suburbs, familial and interpersonal pressures resonate not just through domestic, social and communal lives; but also through generations. “But I Married Your Ma Instead” looks at how the regularity and painful dissolution of marriage and family life is ingrained in every function of working class existence.
Spaghetti Hoop writes:
Happenings, in association with Waterways Ireland, presents a very special selection of Irish short films, all connected with our love of swimming. This Saturday afternoon from 4.30pm four award-winning films
will be projected from the Happenings barge in Grand Canal Dock [Dublin]
Featuring Deep End Dance by Conor Horgan; The Swimmer by Fergal McCarthy; Real Men Don’t Wear Togs directed by Jennifer Keegan and produced by Anna Devlin and Marina Hughes, and last Summer’s Grand Canal-based Becoming Men by Ross Killeen.
Bring your own tay.
Previously: Diving For Girls
‘Day’ an excerpt from Shadowsmiths by Dylan Townsend, who sez:
A poem following the rhythm of a day… shots from Dublin, Ireland and New York…
Damn be-whiskered, new-age Byronic dreamboat hipster.