Richmond Fontaine are almost certainly my favourite band and they have seen fit to grace us with another album this February (released in the UK on the 8th). I'll be posting about this at greater length in the not to distant future, so for now, just enjoy this video of the boys, it's a track called Capsized and it appears on the soon to be released Thirteen Cities:
I've not had the best of new years thus far. I'm (hopefully) now on the mend following a particularly unpleasant bout of something, it had the hallmarks of a 24 bug but lasted longer and also included fever, aches and a horrendous sore throat. Apparently "there's a lot of it about at the moment", so be on alert, ok? Thanks to all the people who have wished me a happy birthday, it wasn't the best day (see bug) but I got by. I've got a few blog posts lined up over the next few days so keep any eye out for those and if anyone fancies a read there's always the Chelsea debate in the comments of the previous thread!
Anyway, I was watching rolling news a lot these last 48 hours, it was about all I could manage and in a state of disorientation I thought of the following: