Saturday, October 08, 2011

BBC Radio 6 features Pink Floyd

The Beeb presents a number of programs focused on Pink Floyd in the wake of the recent deluge of remastered albums by the psych pioneers.

Click the links to listen:

The Record Producers: Pink Floyd Special
Richard Allinson and Steve Levine look at the work of Pink Floyd in the latest edition of Record Producers. The programme concentrates on the early days of the band and the development of their sound from the late 60s through to the mid 70s.

Desert Island Disks:
Roger Waters
David Gilmore


Pink Floyd at the BBC
 Archive Pink Floyd sessions and live tracks recorded by the BBC between 1967 and 1971.






Pictures: Jayne Mansfield



Friday, October 07, 2011

Batman: Brave and the Bold preview

Debuting on Cartoon Network today:
Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman off against their arch nemesis Lex Luthor, Joker and Cheetah who gain the upper hand by switching opponents.
 Visit the Bat Channel! for much more Batman-related info!











Sherlock season 2 poster

New and upcoming pop culture books

Click the links to order discounted items from Amazon:


Star Trek Vault: 40 Years from the Archives


Carl Barks Big  Book of Barney Bear


The Flintstones: The Official Guide to the Cartoon Classic


The Jetsons: The Official Guide to the Cartoon Classic


Archie Americana Volume 1: The '40s


The Beatles Christmas Book: Everywhere It's Christmas


Lennon: The Man, the Myth, the Music - The Definitive Life


Beatles For Sale on Parlophone Records


Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone: The Essential Writing of Hunter S. Thompson


Star Wars Art: Comics


The Beatles in Hamburg: The Stories, the Scene and How It All Began


Geek Girls Unite: How Fangirls, Bookworms, Indie Chicks, and Other Misfits Are Taking Over the World


The Spider-Man Vault: A Museum-in-a-Book with Rare Collectibles Spun from Marvel's Web


The Complete Record Cover Collection by R. Crumb


Thank You Boys: 50 Years with the Beatles


The Art of Walt Disney: From Mickey Mouse to the Magic Kingdoms and Beyond


Jaws: Memories from Martha's Vineyard


A Year of Hitchcock: 52 Weeks with the Master of Suspense


Super Black: American Pop Culture and Black Superheroes


The Art of the Adventures of Tintin


The Official Dick Van Dyke Show Book: The Definitive History of Television's Most Enduring Comedy


You Really Got Me: The Story of the Kinks