Infoglut 2008

What I read, saw, listened to or did this year ...

Read ...

  • Perry Bible Fellowship: The Trail of Colonel Sweeto & Other Stories - Nicholas Gurewitch
  • Shapeshifter - Geoff Thompson
  • Constructive Living - David Reynolds
  • Y the Last Man (v55-60) - Brian Vaughan
  • Ex Machina (v5-33) - Brian Azzerello
  • Jython Essentials - Samuele Pedroni & Noel Rappin
  • The Dark Knight Returns - Frank Miller
  • Doubt is Their Product - David Michaels
  • Diesel Sweeties v6 - Richard Stevens
  • The Power of Now - Eckhart Tolle
  • Zen Effects: The Life of Alan Watts - Monica Furlong
  • John Dies at the End - David Wong
  • The Last Lecture - Randy Pausch
  • Black Summer - Warren Ellis et al.
  • Spook Country - William Gibson
  • Ecology & Ecosystem Conservation - Oswald Schmitz
  • American Flagg! n1-42 - Howard Chaykin et al.
  • Blood on the Snow - Jan Bondeson
  • Conan the Cimmerian - Robert E. Howard

Saw ...

  • I am Legend
  • Summer Heights High
  • Hidden
  • NYPD Blue, v1
  • Cloverfield
  • The Wire, v2
  • Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
  • No Country for Old Men
  • The Flight of the Conchords
  • The Oprhanage
  • The Wire, v3
  • Meltdown (High Risks)
  • Tiger Dragon Gate
  • A Very Long Engagement
  • Vexielle
  • Iron Man
  • War Inc.
  • The Bodyguard
  • Who Killed the Electric Car?
  • Harold & Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay
  • Flashpoint
  • In Bruges
  • The Happening
  • Spartan
  • Posh Nosh
  • Caberet
  • Ultraviolet
  • The Dark Knight
  • Baby Mama
  • Brokeback Mountain
  • Hellboy II: the Golden Army
  • The Wire, v4
  • Superbad
  • Tropic Thunder
  • Gomorra
  • Underbelly
  • Ulysse's Gaze
  • Taken
  • Wanted
  • The Changeling
  • Waitress
  • Death-defying Acts
  • The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Transporter 3
  • Chocolate
  • 30 Days of Night

Heard ...

  • A.M. - Wilco
  • Okemah and the Melody of Riot - Son Volt
  • Spaghetti Western - the Ennio Morricone collection - Ennio Morricone
  • Antidote - Jenny Toomey
  • All Hour Cymbals - Yeasayer
  • Idjagiedas - In the hand of the the Night - Mari Boine Person
  • Vesireitteja - Ultra Bra
  • Song of the Travelling Daughter - Abigail Washburn
  • Back To Mine - R√∂yksopp
  • Goodnight Nobody - Julie Doiron
  • The Spine Surfs Alone - They Might Be Giants
  • The Baby & the Satellite - Micah P. Hinson
  • Micah P. Hinson and the Opera Circuit - Micah P. Hinson
  • Thunder, Lightning, Strike - The Go! Team
  • Proof of Youth - The Go! Team
  • Love Lane - Jenifer Jackson
  • Tempting: Jenny Toomey sings the songs of Franklin Bruno - Jenny Toomey
  • Noble House - Trespassers William
  • Athos - Stephan Micus
  • Cafe Arabica
  • La Femme Chocolat - Olivia Ruiz
  • Transparente - Mariza
  • Behind Eleven Deserts - Stephan Micus
  • Surprise - Syd Straw
  • Hello Love - The Be Good Tanyas
  • Hymns of the 49th Parallel - k.d. lang
  • Illinoise - Sufjan Stevens
  • Seven Swans - Sufjan Stevens
  • The Rise and Fall of Ruby Woo - The Puppini Sisters
  • West - Lucinda Williams
  • Early 21st Century Blues - Cowboy Junkies
  • Transnormal Skiperoo - Jim White
  • Fousque - Slowblow
  • Precious Burden - Sophie Zelamni
  • Gulag Orkestar - Beirut
  • Birds - Jenifer Jackson
  • Being There - Wilco
  • A Thousand Roads soundtrack - Lisa Gerrard & Jeff Rona
  • Tango Crash
  • In the Red - Tina Dico
  • Asking for Flowers - Kathleen Edwards
  • Everybody's Talkin' 'bout Miss Thang - Lavay Smith & Here Red Hot Skillet Lickers
  • Heart Like A River - Ida
  • Goodnight Nobody - Julie Doiron
  • Tijuana Sound Machine - Nortec Collective
  • Say I Am You - The Weepies
  • Irfan - Irfan
  • The Mexican Roots Trio
  • Mejico Maxico - Instituto Mexicano del Sonido
  • Mas Amor! - Madrid de los Austrias
  • Remixed & Reimagined - Billie Holiday et al.
  • The Joys of Losing Weight - Beirut

Went to ...

  • Shazia Mirza, Jeff Green, Terry Alderton (Bearcat Comedy Club, Twickenham)
  • The Go Set, Wedding Parties Anything (Astoria 2, London)

Visited ...

  • Pas-de-Calais & Normandy, France
  • Bonn, Germany
  • Durham (UK)
  • Paris
  • North Devon (UK)
  • Southern California
  • Gulianova (Italy)
  • Zurich