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On Wednesday nights, households across the UK would tune in to watch BBC's The Wednesday Play, an anthology drama that ran for six series, October 1964 to May 1970. The Wednesday Play was popular, as the plots often reflected contemporary life; therefore, the viewer could relate to the production.

Published in Film
Sunday, 25 April 2021 12:56

The Heat Inc, self-titled Debut EP

The Heat Inc has released a dynamic and boisterous EP, that is bound to get your blood racing and your feet pounding.

Published in Music
Sunday, 28 March 2021 16:36

Cover Girl Killer - The Original Slasher Film

Set in the seedy, tawdry backstreet world of strip clubs, tacky photo-shoots, and faded glamour which characterised parts of late 1950s London, Cover Girl Killer would have made (and indeed probably did make) an ideal bottom-of-the-bill companion to such contemporary productions as Peeping Tom.

Published in Film
Sunday, 28 March 2021 14:43

Babylon Revisited

Released over thirty years ago, Babylon stands up today as a well-crafted, convincingly acted, hard-hitting piece of realistic drama.

Published in Film

There is an old Hotel/Pub in Marble Arch, London, which used to have gallows adjacent to it.

Published in Culture
Sunday, 14 February 2021 14:37

The Ram Jam Club

It wasn't just the record business that thrived in the sixties, the live music scene was lively, to say the least, and not just in Central London.

Published in Culture
Thursday, 03 December 2020 15:27

Rude GRL + CC - Like Wow - Reviewed

'Art hurts. Art urges voyages - and it is easier to stay at home' - Poet Gwendolyn Brooks (7th June 1917 – 3rd December 2000)

Published in Music
Thursday, 25 June 2020 10:30

Teddy Pendergrass - Live In London

Taped at London s Hammersmith Odeon in 1982, this spectacular concert showcases Teddy at the peak of his powers. Performing hits from his four platinum albums Teddy Pendergrass, Life Is A Song Worth Singing, Teddy and TP the R&B legend delights the London crowd with energetic soul stompers and steamy serenades.

Published in Video of the Week

Marc Bolan TV documentary.Dandy in the Underworld. 1997.

Published in Video of the Week
Tuesday, 05 May 2020 18:17

Smokey Dives

Documentary showing how drab post-war Britain was enlivened by the trad-jazz scene, which ballooned into our first mass youth culture, with thousands of young people dancing the night away in dimly light underground clubs, from Soho's infamous Cy Laurie Club to The Cavern Club in Liverpool.

Published in Video of the Week
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