• Pink Floyd: Five Prequels and Sequels

    Pink Floyd are one of the greatest bands of all time. When they briefly reunited in 2005 for Live 8 one critic famously described their arrival, amongst the Madonnas and Robbie Williams’ of the world, as being like the seas parting and the mothership landing. Not unsurprisingly they’ve influenced almost all rock...
  • Thomas Howarth’s Uni Confessions – The Zoo Experiment

    HOLD YOUR BREATH, PINCH YOUR NOSE AND DIVE HEAD FIRST INTO THE ABSURD WORLD OF THOMAS HOWARTH’S UNI CONFESSIONS. *** We signed up blindly for the psychology experiment. Two hundred of us in total. Fifty of us were given matching green uniforms, and the rest were led off to...
  • The Age of Robots

    In a long-gone era, university was a place to go to discuss, grow your hair and smoke weed. The widely encouraged pursuit of these (probably inter-related) activities is a relic of a golden age of higher education; one in which people explored. It was a time to find out...