Every T shirt tells a story

As a tribute to Haruki Murakami's The T-shirts I love, a collection of pieces about my own favourite T-shirts

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I Stayed Up For Portillo

1st May 1997. The election that ended 18 years of Tory rule and ushered in a landslide Labour government under Tony Blair. I'd spent the day in some...

Juliana Hatfield 3

Juliana Hatfield is an American musician and singer-songwriter from Boston, former member of the indie rock bands Blake Babies and The Lemonheads...

Holy Zarquon's Singing fish

I have a Don't Panic T shirt, obviously, and a Don't Panic face mask and a Don't Panic towel. I'm a long-term Hitchhikers Guide fan, these things are...

Half Man Half Biscuit - Avoiding Proper Work

Half Man Half Biscuit are my favourite band. I have celebrated their last two albums by setting myself writing challenges, including writing ten...

The Ukranians

The Ukranians are an English band, which plays traditional Ukrainian music in a post-punk indie style. The Ukrainians were formed in 1990 when...

Forest of Fools - Glether Me Hinges

Every August I would visit my friend Andy in Thame Oxfordshire, and walk to the Towersey folk festival. Towersey has run for over fifty years, one of...