Wednesday, 9 June 2021

Issue 18 of Le Document

Harry Pye & Chris Tosic are the editors of  Le Document. The magazine began in January 2020. Issue 18 of Le Doc comes out next week. If you want to take out a free subscription and have Le Document magazine e-mailed to you on the 15th of every month contact us: here.

Issue 18 of Le Doc has 12 fantastic features including...

Painting of the Month: Marcus Cope

Photo of the Month by Clare Panter:

Comedian of the Month: Stewart Lee:

Film of the Month (The Last Light) by Lee Maelzer 

Album of the Month is 'Confessions of a Justified Sinner' by BLYTH...

Book of the Month is 'So Young: Suede 1991-1993' a deluxe photo book documenting the formative years of UK rock band Suede featuring unseen photos, gig flyers, early posters and diary entries from the archives of band member Simon Gilbert it begins with the drummer making his way to London in the early 90s, hellbent on joining a band and forging a career in music.

"Announcement of the month" regards an exciting group show in Ramsgate taking place at the 20th of Aug at The Front Room Gallery on Bellevue Road.
And we have the first of a series of "Postcard of the Month" from Le Document's brand new contributor, the fantastically talented: Stephanie O'Brien

More news soon.

Tuesday, 1 June 2021

Discover David Christie’s Doo Dah Diaries.

The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band were one of the best bands of all time.

 In 2006, David Christie, began piecing together the history of the band and research into the  artistic activities of what he considered to be the eight key Bonzos; Rodney Slater, Vivian Stanshall, Vernon Dudley Bowhay Nowell, Sam Spoons, Neil Innes, Roger Ruskin Spear, “Legs” Larry Smith, and Bob Kerr. Neil Innes described David's project as being "a truly Herculean task being lovingly carried out."

Find out how you can become a member and read the diaries: here

The Best of The Bonzos 
Eight Great Tracks selected by Harry Pye...
"Jazz, Delicious Hot, Disgusting Cold" (from the album 'Gorilla' 1967)
"Canyons Of Your Mind" (from the album 'Tadpols' 1968)
"The Trouser Press" (from the album 'The Doughnut in Granny's Greenhouse'
"Tent" (from the album 'Keynsham' 1970)
"The Strain" (from the album 'Let's Make Up And Be Friendly'1972)
"The Craig Torso Show" (from the album 'The Complete BBC Recordings'
"The Sheik of Araby" (Live)(from the album 'Wrestle Poodles And Win' (2006)
"Let's All Go To Mary's House" (from the album 'Pour L'Amour des Chiens'2007