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Reading about dancing about architecture

Ages ago I asked on Twitter if anyone could recommend music blogs to read, because I felt a bit out of touch. A few people suggested sites and I meant to summarise the advice. And here we all are.


In Writing on 30 Jan 2015

Photos posted Thursday 29 January 2015

Surprise post (Noisy Decent Graphics)

I hope it's a design for a website for chatting to friends called FACEBOOKS

A comment on another site on 10 Jan 2015

Mike Johnston’s 266 (or so) Books By Genre

Over on The Online Photographer the host Mike Johnston recently wrote about a list of books he’s been compiling for some time:


At Septivium on 25 Mar 2013

Links for Friday 30 January 2015

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A new design

When I rebuilt this site at the beginning of 2013, ready for the second cycle of the diary, I didn’t have time to finish the design of the pages. While all the behind-the-scenes code had been built from scratch, the visible parts didn’t get much attention. The monochrome look was functional but didn’t give the impression a website about a 17th century character should.


At Pepys' Diary Site News on 17 Jan 2015

About me

I live in London, UK. I have been developing and designing things on the internet for nearly 20 years and currently do this at Citizens Advice. I have previously been an acting student, modelmaker, illustrator and futurist. More about me.

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Recently listened to music

  1. Billy Bragg - Greetings to the New Brunette
  2. Clint Mansell - Winter: Southern Hospitality
  3. Soul Coughing - Down to This
  4. Amon Tobin - Untitled
  5. Sonic Youth - Tunic (Song for Karen)

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