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Now 98

Now 98 goes for a skiing themed cover. I guess I can see how they arrived there:  winter-snow-skiing. The first track isn’t very snowy at all, as Latin influenced pop is back in the charts again. It is a well … Continue reading

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The X Factor (Series 14)

So The X Factor continues to… well, continue.

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Red Dwarf XII

CONTAINS SPOILERS Red Dwarf returned for a 12th series overall, but their 4th on Dave. It was filmed back to back with series 11, and saw the crew encounter bizarre spaceships, have conflict with various machines and travel to other … Continue reading

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Pointless Celebrities: Writers Special

Once again I have a case of “blogger’s block”, if that is a thing. This one has been longer than most. For various reasons I haven’t had much time or been inspired enough to write a decent blogpost, but I … Continue reading

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Now 25 (U.S.)

So I had a big holiday in America ten years ago, and while I was there I bought Now 25. 10 years on, it might be worth looking back. They started doing Now That’s What I Call Music compilations in … Continue reading

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Months Of The Year in the UK Singles Chart

Having done songs named after days of the week, now I move on to how the months of the year have been represented through chart entries in the Official UK Singles Chart.

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Now 97

The cover for Now 97 has sun, sea, sand, speedboats, surfboards and ships, as well as planes, parachutes, palm trees and parrots. As often with the middle Now! release of the year it’s going for a summer holiday theme, in … Continue reading

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