The Roquefort Files

Travels to the pub and back

February 28th, 2011

East Fife! (clap clap clap) East Fife!

It was my Dad’s birthday just before Christmas, and this year Ruth, Mum and I clubbed together to get him a VIP trip to Bayview, the storied home of mighty East Fife Football Club. I say ‘him’ but really I mean ‘us’; I say ‘storied’ but really I mean ‘ten years old and already falling […]

February 8th, 2011


I don’t much like doing the traditional blog-as-comment thing, but just this once I’m going to put up a link to this gallery on the Guardian. It’s a series of photographs of buildings in the old Soviet Union taken by a photographer called Frédéric Chaubin, and it is absolutely amazing. That is some serious futurism […]

February 4th, 2011

Coba Fynn achieve unprecedented legitimacy

Incredible news on the ‘Fynn front — we’re now on iTunes, Spotify and a whole host of other online music services courtesy of Davis’ backroom machinations. Amazing stuff.