Monthly Archives: March 2006

Geek Decision

It’s a really tough decision – I want both sooo badly. The prices and specs are roughly the same. Which way would you go?

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Slipping with Freud on Monday Morning…

Office Slacker: That Prison Break is actually a really good series. Me: Yeah, but I must get weed from Rudi… Office Slacker: Ummm, don’t you mean “Weeds“? Me: Er, yes. Did I just say that out loud in the office? Tags: Weeds, TV

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Hedonism, but no Skunk Anansie

I seem to have finally recovered enough from the past week’s activities to get this post up. I also managed to bruise my finger while playing guitar last night (new strings, no practice, visions of Metallica, etc), so if there are any typos please bear with me. 21st March was Human Rights Day here in SA (It also happens to be the start of the quick slide into winter, which I hate), and so after …

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Metallica – The Band That Would Not Leave

Saturday’s concert was awesome, despite the problems detailed in my last post. As a matter of fact, I’d have to write an essay just to do each act justice. All the supporting acts performed really good sets – sticking to the hits and keeping the crowd alive. The only band that seemed to be a bit flat was The Rasmus, but I’ve had plenty of exposure to Finns, and relatively speaking they were positively jovial!!! …

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Big Concerts, Coca Cola Colab, 5fm all suck…,

Bringing out some of the best rock bands in the world was a no brainer. Even I could have organised that. It’s a simple equation: rock bands + starved rock audience = big moola$$$. Unfortunately the only way the concert would be a complete success was if all the facilities and logistics around it were properly organised too. Shame on you 5fm for not understanding the passive nature of rock audiences. Shame on you 5fm …

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