SONGS INSPIRED BY BOOKS PLAYLIST If you are a regular visitor to you will know we specialise in movies, music, video games and… books! So how about a books playlist? Admittedly, some of us round ‘ere like the idea of reading rather than actually doing it. The idea includes Continue reading BOOKS PLAYLIST

TOP 30 SONGS OF 2019

“And now, the end is near…” Well it’s already passed but we still need to make time for our annual look back on the previous 12 months! That’s right – our writers Una, Alix and Joni have finally agreed on what our top 30 songs of 2019 looks like. The Continue reading TOP 30 SONGS OF 2019

TOP 30 SONGS OF 2018

Sam Fender, Florence, The Blinders, Jade Bird, Alex Turner

Here we go again gang! 12 months have passed and as the dust settles on 2018 we’ve put our heads together to decide on our favourite 30 songs from the year. The rule is no repeating artist and most importantly – it’s in no particular order. Thank fuck for that! Continue reading TOP 30 SONGS OF 2018


Nothing soothes the soul better than the sun. Except maybe music. Combine the two and you’re onto a winner. I’ll set the scene… It’s 5pm, the sun is lowering and there’s an orange glow on everything it touches. It’s still warm and it’s one of those days that seems to Continue reading THE WARMEST SONG INTROs


Hey spook-fans, how’s it hanging? Joni here wearing far too much makeup and eyeliner than I usually would but in good spirits and ready to scream all night long to my favourite alternative Halloween tooooooooooooons! Join us… Dracula Teeth – The Last Shadow Puppets (Everything You’ve Come to Expect – Continue reading AN ALTERNATIVE HALLOWEEN


It’s the summer of 1998 in L.A. and some sweaty little man with bad coffee breath is pitching an idea to two Dreamworks executives, each with a cigar between their fat stubby little fingers. Sweaty man: “OK guys, I have a great idea, listen to this. Gimme all of your Continue reading STOP ME IF YOU THINK YOU’VE HEARD THIS ONE BEFORE

TOP 30 SONGS OF 2017

2017 hit lofty heights and delivered some devastating blows as once again music was at the centre of everything that happened, both good and bad. The tradition here at The Journalix towers, is for Joni, Una and Alix to give you 10 songs each. Nobody can step on anybody else’s Continue reading TOP 30 SONGS OF 2017


So I’ve just had a quick game on my Project Café (gotta catch them all!) and now I’m rewatching Blue Harvest for the thousandth time (it’s the best in the saga) but what the hell am I talking about I hear you cry?! Well, these are working titles of course! Continue reading WORKING TITLES AND CODE NAMES

TOP 30 SONGS OF 2016

“The time has come again…” For better or for worse, it is closing time for the year 2016. Which means it is time for our annual tradition of naming a top 30 songs. The usual rules apply so no repeating artists and only music that made a significant impact during Continue reading TOP 30 SONGS OF 2016


I’ve just found a great playlist of classic 90’s songs and music videos as chosen by the band Everything Everything on YouTube: I’ve gone to the trouble of finding you exactly what they’re talking about: Blackstreet – No Diggity ft. Dr. Dre, Queen Pen Michael Jackson – Stranger In Moscow Continue reading EVERYTHING EVERYTHING 90s, AND SOME