Tag: fun

The Big Paws 04/04/09

In which we talk about the Welsh, the manics, the genre of music known as “donk” and haphazardly try a Grand National sweep (as well as the normal arty round-ups and brass music):

Privacy Invasion Hour

Loads of bits of Birmingham are now live on Google Street View. To see which, go to Google Maps and then – if you see a little yellow man – drag the little yellow man down onto the street to…

The Meaning Of Briff

The godlike geniuses Douglas Adams and John Lloyd invented a thing called ‘The Meaning of Liff’ it was one book, then an expanded edition all containing ah, well I’ll let them tell you: “In Life, there are many hundreds of…

Why The Big Paws?

Rhubarb Radio has kindly consented to allow your very own BiNS-ers Jon & Jules to have a show — on the internet radio and everything. It’ll be what you’d expect from us — intelligent, amusing, cool, and featuring ELO (maybe).…

Get up early

Friend of BiNS Karen Strunks has a plan, to make everyone get up at 4am on the 4th of April: "The aim of the 4amproject is to gather a collection of photos from around the world at the magical time…

Music be the food of Brum

The Birmingham Music Archive is a new project, and especially a web site that is trying to build up a huge collection of anything to do with music in Birmingham and how it has affected us Brummies. It’s entirely open…