Monthly Archives: November 2014

Fake IDs, fallen governments and an unstoppable drum machine: Carter USM say a final goodbye

It was my older brother who introduced me to Carter USM. When you’re 11 it’s generally your older brother who gets you in trouble. The year was 1992 and the smell of revolution was in the air. The Cold War … Continue reading

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Scotland v Ireland: A brief explanation

Ireland take on Scotland in a European Championships qualification match tonight. I’ll be watching the game with some Belgians so I’ve been thinking about how best to explain it to them. I think I’ve got it: First there’s the Irish. They’ll … Continue reading

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