Hey That’s No Way to Say Goodbye

I woke up this morning to the news that Leonard Cohen had died.  It wasn’t shocking news, not like Bowie’s death earlier this year, or Phil Lynott’s back in the ’80s.  Cohen was 82 – not ancient, but at least it felt as if he’d lived a long enough life. Still, even if...

The Greatest Gift…

Twenty-nine years ago, Band Aid had the Christmas number one in the UK and, naturally, it’s had a lot of airplay over the last few weeks.  Do They Know It’s Christmas has become a traditional part of the season, though its original purpose was to provide support to...