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This week sees the blast off launch release of Adventure Rocketship!, a new anthology-slash-magazine by the science fiction critic and journalist Jonathan Wright. The first issue, Let's All Go To The Science Fiction Disco, is about the intersection between music, ...Read More

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The BBC has an interesting piece on a new report on online music piracy in the UK that claims to give data on demographics and geography, and where we can learn all sorts of shocking revelations like that the best ...Read More

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Right, I'll try and keep this as brief as possible. Last night, inspired by the latest 'foreign pirates are killing anime' outburst from the Japanese industry, I fell into one of my usual rants on Twitter: "The anime industry avoiding the same ...Read More

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It's always a buzz when you find that you have a connection with an artist you admire; it somehow feels like it brings you a little bit closer to understanding them and their work. I've been a fan of anime screenwriter ...Read More

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If you've been lucky you may have missed - buried away amongst all the other media hype and internet buzz - the controversy over Disney's decision to re-record the Ponyo theme tune. I first found out about it over at ...Read More

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Well, I never thought I'd find myself talking about aging, over-rated pub-rockers Oasis on this site, but here we go - powerhouse studio Production IG announced today that their highly anticipated anime show Eden of the East will feature music ...Read More

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You've probably heard the news already. If you haven't, well...it's finally happened. After months of Hollywood rumours and speculation, Fox have confirmed that they have greenlit a live action version of Cowboy Bebop with Keanu Reeves taking the lead role of ...Read More

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UPDATED: I actually picked up the book this was taken from when i was in Tokyo - check out lots more images here. This is just very cool: classic headphone designs modeled by anime girls. Click for a bigger versh. Courtesy of ...Read More

Not wanting to get peoples hopes up too much, but according to the Daily Mail Rider could be getting out in just a few weeks: The 43-year-old is included on a list of possible pardons which will be dealt with during ...Read More

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Ahh, my poor neglected readers. The image above is misleading - I've just been slack the last couple of weeks....actually, I've been far from slack if I'm truthful, things have been pretty hectic. Job interviews, freelance work, fixing my ...Read More