Monthly Archives : May 2013

  • The Stone Roses: Made of Stone, Review

    one Comment in TV & Film by Mark Billen on Friday, May 31 st, 2013

    The Stone Roses: Made of Stone goes on UK general release June 5th Following my preview, the premiere of Shane Meadows’ rockumentary on the reformation of the Stone Roses happened earlier tonight. Let’s see if it was any good and whether you should see it… By now we should all know the backstory ...

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  • Stone Roses: Made of Stone – Premier Preview

    one Comment in Music by Mark Billen on Thursday, May 23 rd, 2013

    The Stone Roses: Made of Stone premieres on Thursday May 30th Like so many who snapped up tickets, I will be attending the premier of Stone Roses movie documentary Made of Stone next week. Here’s some preview thoughts in anticipation of what’s in store for fanatic audiences… In a week’s...

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  • Xbox One Event 2013: Thoughts…

    no Comments in Gaming by Mark Billen on Wednesday, May 22 nd, 2013

    “Ok, so hands up all those that prefer grown-up telly to playing silly lickle video games” Microsoft unveiled the Xbox One during a special web-streamed event today and I watched it. Here’s my expert feedback on what was said, or rather what wasn’t… So given the fairly extensive n...

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  • Daft Punk Random Access Memories

    one Comment in Music by Mark Billen on Monday, May 20 th, 2013

    Random Access Memories is Daft Punk’s first album proper since 2005’s Human After All One day we probably will look to robots to serve up soul-saving art, but not just yet. Mark Billen explains why Daft Punk’s first output for three years errs more on the random than the accessible or memorab...

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