“‘I’m doing things I don’t get the chance to normally do,” he said. “Tidying up the garage, jet washing. Needless to say I’m jet washing just about everything I can find. If it stays somewhere for too long it gets jet washed! There are things I miss of course like having a curry or a pint down at the pub. I’ve done a lot of home cooking. We also go out on our bikes, out for walks as a family, maintaining our fitness and keeping stimulated.” … [Read more...] about Sean Dyche spreadeagled on a chaise longue in his red silk kimono
How to combat corona cabin fever Pretend you're in the audience with live-streams One club in Shanghai streamed DJ sets on TikTok so that viewers could participate in "cloud raves" from home. If you're disappointed about cancelled concerts or heated live debates and want to feel like you're not missing out, keep an eye out for live-streamed events on social media. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Can we still live sustainably?
In my experience, there are two kinds of people: those who are beguiled by the theremin and those who just haven’t heard of it yet. Because of the way it’s played – gestures, space – it fascinates instantly. Like the regal glass harmonica or the lowly nose flute, it’s as much about the how as the what. Accordingly, the theremin is most often a novelty – a prop for Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page, a gag for The Big Bang Theory’s Sheldon Cooper, a flying-saucer sound-effect in countless B-movie soundtracks. … [Read more...] about The invisible instrument: the theremin
Sean Long, George Lloyd and Alex Addai have followed suit and – by the time the defenders, goalkeepers and management staff next link up for a remote coaching session – they could be in for more surprises with Tozer hopeful of roping in the manager, Michael Duff. It seems inevitable the baton will end up being passed on to the former Burnley defender with his assistant, Russell Milton, and goalkeeping coach, Steve Book, having already taken the plunge. … [Read more...] about Razor sharp: Cheltenham players and coaches shave heads for NHS
Premier League clubs were reported to have told players in a conference call on Saturday that the cost of being unable to resume the season at all would be more than £1bn. It is estimated that of that amount, £762m would be lost TV revenue as rights holders either claw back money paid or withhold payments. … [Read more...] about Streaming service DAZN asks Premier League to defer rights payments