Genesis and the Holy Grail

What do “The Waste Land” by T.S. Eliot and “The Cinema Show” by Genesis have to do with each other? It’s all explained for you in “Genesis and the Holy Grail”

Almanac Road Trips: The Great Open Road Trip Blues

Matt Hanlon’s road trip carries an impressive batting order.

The Ashes 2015 – Fifth Test, Day 1: Wish you were here

There is something so very English about the Oval and its neighbouring gasometers. Like HP Sauce, the Royal Albert Hall, Vauxhalls, Blur and Pink Floyd.

The Ashes 2015 – Edgbaston Test: call for writers

What an Ashes series this is. The third Test starts on Wednesday (night for us), in Edgbaston. Get involved with our Almanac Cricket writing.

Almanac Music : Albums Still Matter

After Prince reminded the world that albums still exist at this week’s Grammy Awards, Tech and pop-culture website Cult of Mac took the brave step of declaring their ’20 Must-Listen-To’ LPs for the music lover in the download age. How did they go? [Huge call limiting the selection to just 20 albums – Ed]

AFL Round 22 – Hawthorn v Geelong: My Dark Side of the Moon

“Run…. Hawthorn, run…. kick those goals…. ’till the game is won….”