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|Monday, September 25th, 2006|
so this communitys dead.whos going this year?
do you like the lineup?
and theres rumours reading train station is going to be shut/detourned past due to the works?
|Friday, January 27th, 2006|
FLC in your LJ
- new and probably the only LJ community dedicated to Fun Lovin' Criminals
. since the boys just started their new tour , any gig reviews and photos are much appreciated. thank you!
|Thursday, August 12th, 2004|
|Monday, July 26th, 2004|
Ronald Sukenick (1932-2004)
Author Ronald Sukenick dead at 72
NEW YORK (AP) _ Ronald Sukenick, a pioneer in the field of American postmodernist literature since the publication of his first work in 1968, has died. He was 72.
Sukenick died at his home in New York on Thursday, according to his brother-in-law, Cameron Bloch, a photo editor at The Associated Press. He had been diagnosed in 1992 with inclusion body myositis, a degenerative muscle disease.
Sukenick published about a dozen works of fiction and literary criticism, starting with his first novel, "Up," in 1968. Other titles include "Mosaic Man," "98.6," and "Cows." His last work is scheduled to be published in the fall, according to his family.
Born in Brooklyn, Sukenick was a champion of structural innovation in contemporary writing, encouraging writers to find new forms and voices with which to express themselves. He was a founding member of the Fiction Collective, an alternative press founded in 1974.
He created the American Book Review in 1977, and had been publisher of Black Ice, a magazine for innovative writing, since 1988.
In 2002, he was awarded the prestigious Morton Dauwen Zabel Award by the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. He also was a winner of an American Book Award.
Sukenick had a doctorate in English literature and held posts at numerous universities and colleges, including Sarah Lawrence, Cornell, and the University of Colorado. Sukenick was also a member of the Authors League of America, the National Book Critics Circle, and the Coordinating Council of Literary Magazines.
Sukenick is survived by his wife, Julia Frey, and his sister, Gloria Sukenick. He was divorced from his first wife, Lynn Luria, who died in 1996.
No funeral will be held, but a memorial service is being planned for the fall.
Here's a funny interview I did with Sukenick: http://www.altx.com/int2/suk.html
|Tuesday, June 22nd, 2004|
Do any of you actually have your Reading tickets yet? It's been months since I ordered mine and I haven't heard a thing.
And am I the only one who's not too impressed with the line up this year?
|Sunday, May 23rd, 2004|
Well im a virgin to reading festival which is pretty sad being i don't live all that far but anyhow im meant to be going this year, i've been asked to go to both readin and leeds yet i heard the line up was the same and reading is closer so reading it is, im hoping reading will make up for me missing homelands next weekend for the first time in the last few years, i shall post again soon.
Dylan Current Mood: drained
|Saturday, April 24th, 2004|
as a reading festival attendee or 'smelly' i thought i would say hi, how is everyone? Current Mood: tired
|Saturday, April 3rd, 2004|
whos going to go to Reading this year? bit of a disappointing line up so far, heard rumours that beastie boys were supposed to be playing...
ne one else hear some crazy rumours?
peace love and all that jazz Current Mood: anxious
|Tuesday, August 26th, 2003|
GOT YOUR NUMBER!!!!!!!!
BOLLOCKS!!!! Current Mood: nostalgic
|Sunday, April 6th, 2003|
does anyone know if metallica have actually pulled out of doing Reading this year?? Current Mood: curious
|Friday, March 14th, 2003|
Metallica are the first band to confirm for this year!
You know who I wish would appear (and have a psychic hunch that they will) is Tenacious D. There are so many other bands that I think would be great this year, electric-six for example (as I'm sure Nai
will agree) but I can just imagine a cool summer's evening, a little bit mashed, listning to the D!
Anyways I can't wait to finally see the full line up and heres to hoping that Reading will add a few more new names to it's history! Current Mood: excited
|Saturday, December 14th, 2002|
|Wednesday, August 21st, 2002|
oooh yeh baby!!
everyone have a wicked time at Reading. if u see a girl with boy like pink hair and not to mention short that would be me. u'll probably catch me in the concrete jungle stage on saturday skanking my little heart out or stoned sunday evening.
vicki x Current Mood: excited
|Monday, August 19th, 2002|
I AM SAD
I don't mean in the Billy-no-mates sense but come to think of it...nevermind!
I'm upset because I can't get to Reading this weekend despite all the promises of half-price tickets and special access the bastards sold out.
So I'm now having to call on all you soon to be smelly people to fill me in with all ur Reading stories.
Will they still be shouting bollocks at 3 o'clock in the morning? Will the portaloos be once again set on fire? (OK I know that was in 2000 but it was quite a special moment for me.) And finally who were the best bands? PLEEEEEEEEEEASE let me know because I'm starting to have withdrawal symptoms already!
FINALLY, I HOPE EVERYONE GOING HAS A WHOLE LOTTA FUN, A WHOLE LOTTA DOPE AND NOT TOO MANY MOSH-PIT INJURIES.
STAY SAFE LOVE STACE Current Mood: nostalgic
|Thursday, July 25th, 2002|
28 days and just under 18 hours till READING FESTIVAL
Yesterday my wristband from last year finally gave up and broke, my wrist feels naked after wearing it for 11 months. I made a bet last year with some lads i became good mates with that i could keep my wristband on the longest. Now ive lost the bet as they've still got theirs on and i have to buy the weed for our reunion at this years festival! Current Mood: drunk
|Sunday, July 7th, 2002|
Excellent. Yesterday i discovered that Saves the Day are actually playing Reading. I think i kinda subconciously knew. But I did the compulsory celebratory dance around my room :)
All i fear know tho...are clashes. We can only hope there wont be any that are too severe or that cannot be sorted out by simply be organised...or possibly dare i say it slightly more sober than usual. Obviously that being the last resort :)
la la. Current Mood: excited
An absolute shot in the dark
But does anybody know of anybody who has any tickets for sale? Any variety (day or three day)
The ticket I was sposed to get got sold the evil person. Current Mood: determined
|Sunday, June 30th, 2002|
Where are ym Reading tickets? It seems everyoen has them but me :( and i'm the person that bought them first!
|Tuesday, June 18th, 2002|
Hey all, just joined so thought I'd post.
Got my Reading tix this morning! Yay!
I am sadly a Reading virgin, but have been to V the past 3 years so have some festival experience!
Anyway, this was my hello! =) Current Mood: excited
|Monday, June 3rd, 2002|
TIMMARGH Current Mood: high