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  Topic: Iain M. Banks
vasko

Replies: 100
Views: 28501

PostForum: General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 26, 2021 9:17 am   Subject: Iain M. Banks
Yeah, I have it sitting on my shelf as the last of his books I'll ever read..
Been there for aages.. Almost don't want to do it Sad
  Topic: Iain M. Banks
vasko

Replies: 100
Views: 28501

PostForum: General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 17, 2021 5:00 pm   Subject: Iain M. Banks
I can't believe it's been more than 7 years since he died!
Also, this is old news too but the dream has died:
[url=https://www.theguardian.com/books/2020/aug/26/amazon-tv-adaptation-of-iain-banks-cu ...
  Topic: China Mieville
vasko

Replies: 34
Views: 11474

PostForum: General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Discussion   Posted: Tue May 28, 2013 3:49 pm   Subject: China Mieville
I loved The City and The City too.
A great premise that you are slowly drip fed the understanding of. Lovely.

Embassytown sounds fascinating.. Man I need to read more!
  Topic: The Walking Dead TV series on AMC
vasko

Replies: 277
Views: 45235

PostForum: TV Shows   Posted: Thu Dec 09, 2010 3:28 pm   Subject: The Walking Dead TV series on AMC
A fan of the comics and a fan of the series.
It's quite sedate which I actually like.
Almost a soap that just happens to have zombies in it?
Impressively gore filled though, never seen this level o ...
  Topic: Goodbye to Romance - a short story
vasko

Replies: 0
Views: 820

PostForum: The Hall of Gifts   Posted: Thu Dec 09, 2010 2:18 pm   Subject: Goodbye to Romance - a short story
Hey all, hope it's okay to post this here.
I entered a writing competion last year with the below story, there was a 3000 word limit and it had to based in the EVE Online universe (an SF MMORPG). The ...
  Topic: Iain M. Banks
vasko

Replies: 100
Views: 28501

PostForum: General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 13, 2010 1:22 pm   Subject: Iain M. Banks
I think his RL books, (without the M) are a lot more hit and miss than his Sci-fi (with the M) books.
His older RL books are awsome, Crow Road and Whit and Espedair Streeet are all fantastic to read. ...
  Topic: China Mieville
vasko

Replies: 34
Views: 11474

PostForum: General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Discussion   Posted: Fri Aug 13, 2010 12:30 pm   Subject: China Mieville
Big Grin

I bitched about last year's local literature festival in the Iain Banks thread, but this year looks good! They've got China Mieville as one of the 'guest directors' and though I'm only o ...
  Topic: New Vasko the Pig album for free
vasko

Replies: 9
Views: 1527

PostForum: Vespers   Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 7:28 am   Subject: New Vasko the Pig album for free
Thanks Vraith, I'd love to get some more singing on there but I'm just not set up for it studio wise.
Plus, when I sing it sounds like this: vaskothepig.com/music/a%20little%20respect.mp3
(Me doing ...
  Topic: New Vasko the Pig album for free
vasko

Replies: 9
Views: 1527

PostForum: Vespers   Posted: Wed Jun 16, 2010 10:33 am   Subject: New Vasko the Pig album for free
Well I thank you for doing so Wink

Hope it's to you tastes guys Big Grin
  Topic: New Vasko the Pig album for free
vasko

Replies: 9
Views: 1527

PostForum: Vespers   Posted: Mon Jun 14, 2010 9:31 pm   Subject: New Vasko the Pig album for free
vaskothepig.com/images/fbua%20front.jpg

"Vasko's fourth release on Fwonk* sees a him take another step towards realising the perfect marriage of noise and melody. Having spent the last two yea ...
  Topic: New EP - 41mins of druggy chill-out industrial loveliness!
vasko

Replies: 3
Views: 964

PostForum: Vespers   Posted: Thu Feb 04, 2010 8:34 am   Subject: New EP - 41mins of druggy chill-out industrial loveliness!
Cheers for listening and passing the link on Stoney.
Hoping to do some more with him this year.
Apart from doing the music it's also been good to have been able to meet and chat to someone you used ...
  Topic: New EP - 41mins of druggy chill-out industrial loveliness!
vasko

Replies: 3
Views: 964

PostForum: Vespers   Posted: Tue Feb 02, 2010 11:46 am   Subject: New EP - 41mins of druggy chill-out industrial loveliness!
Hi guys and gals, sorry for the slight spamming efforrt but over the last year I've been working with an old idol of mine Dean Garcia.

I used to have posters of him on my wall and now I have releas ...
  Topic: New Dr Who
vasko

Replies: 671
Views: 84678

PostForum: TV Shows   Posted: Sat Jan 02, 2010 9:17 am   Subject: New Dr Who
Was dissapointed by part one, part two more than made up for it.
  Topic: Tru Calling
vasko

Replies: 16
Views: 2706

PostForum: TV Shows   Posted: Tue Jul 14, 2009 1:55 pm   Subject: Tru Calling
I really loved Tru calling.
Just neeed to add a +1 to everything Cov Jr says.
  Topic: Torchwood - children of earth
vasko

Replies: 6
Views: 1294

PostForum: TV Shows   Posted: Tue Jul 14, 2009 1:48 pm   Subject: Torchwood - children of earth
Seconded. Was genuinly suprised that they did it as they did.
As far removed from Billie's 'I bet Darleks have feelings too' as you can get.
Great stuff!
  Topic: Merlin
vasko

Replies: 25
Views: 3211

PostForum: TV Shows   Posted: Mon Jul 06, 2009 9:35 am   Subject: Merlin
As for decent screen renditions of Arthur/Robin, the best Robin Hood I've seen remains the 80s series,

Seconded Very Happy

Clannad's soundtrack was great too.
  Topic: Merlin
vasko

Replies: 25
Views: 3211

PostForum: TV Shows   Posted: Wed Jul 01, 2009 12:52 pm   Subject: Merlin
Was mainly for the kids I think.
It kept me watching all season tbh.
The Beeb are desparately trying to recreate the success of the Doctor Who revamp I think... Okay so they are mainly failing (I he ...
  Topic: Potentially depressing news...
vasko

Replies: 10
Views: 1381

PostForum: Flicks   Posted: Fri Jun 05, 2009 10:43 am   Subject: Potentially depressing news...
www.denofgeek.com/movies/259949/the_plotobstacles_to_an_alien_prequel.html

Good find. Very interesting.
  Topic: Kyle XY
vasko

Replies: 1
Views: 745

PostForum: TV Shows   Posted: Thu May 28, 2009 4:01 pm   Subject: Kyle XY
So what's the verdict guys and gals?

I've been watching it with Mrs Vasko and we've been really enjoying it.
Okay so it's basically John Doe meets Dawsons Crack but hey, it kinda works.
We've onl ...
  Topic: Lexx
vasko

Replies: 31
Views: 6039

PostForum: TV Shows   Posted: Sat May 02, 2009 12:15 am   Subject: Lexx
Just finished the fourth 'film' in the first season and I gotta say that it's actually pretty awesome.
Imagine Canada and Germany coming together to make some sci-fi that doesn't need to apeal to a m ...
 
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