Simon Warner
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//Features

Best of 2004: Top 10 Albums + Top 10 Singles + Top 5 Gigs | 27 Dec 2004 // 7:00 PM

by Simon Warner - Columnist Simon Warner raves about the Killers, Elvis Costello's latest turn and the ramshackle rock 'n' roll circus that is the Libertines.

United We Stand? Dividing Lines in the Land of Albion | 26 Sep 2004 // 8:00 PM

In modern-day England, dedication to your locality, however creaking and crumbling that metropolis may now be, is more important than commitment to queen and country. Liverpool and Manchester, a mere 40 miles apart from one another, have always been, and most resolutely always will be, rabid rivals.

//Columns

The Who Know Who They Are and From Whence They Came | 17 Jul 2006 // 5:00 PM

Meet the new boss, same as the old boss. Warner revisits the Live at Leeds legacy courtesy of the Who.

Prime Location: How Sitcom Settings Add to the Fun | 13 Jun 2006 // 5:00 PM

As British sitcoms move higher on the endangered species list, a small number of successful programs are relying on geographic familiarity to attract (and maintain) UK viewers.

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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