NYC rock band formed in 1970 by rock svengalli Sandy Pearlman from the ashes of two other NY bands 'Soft White Under Belly' and 'The Stalk Forest Group' Have released some rather good intelligent rock albums including 'Tyranny and Mutation' (1972)
'Cultosaurus Erectus' (1979) and 'Imaginos' (1989) but are best remembered for their 1976 album 'Agents of Fortune' and its international hit single '(Don't Fear) The Reaper'
Eric Bloom is the lead singer for Blue Oyster Cult
The main road in England that links Exeter in the south west with Birmingham
in the midlands. Infamous for it's heavy congestion and endless lines of caravans in the summer months
I know we are on the M5, I can see 400 caravans and we have moved 400 yards in the last two hours.
An often misused term. Great Britain in the geographical sense refers to the largest of the 800+ islands that make up the British Isles.
In the political sense it refers to the union between Engalnd Scotland and Wales, and the central government of the same. (Add Northern Ireland into the equation and you get The United Kingdom)
Most people in Britain refer to themselves as English, Scottish or Welsh, Not British.
A canabis user. One who uses the herb to make life a tad less oppressive
Nothing rattles him, his a stoner.
Hit UK TV show, that flopped when remade stateside. Proof that humour is on the whole non-exportable.
"The plot of Lesbian spank inferno?
Well, there is these five lesbian film makers who decide to hold a competion to see who can make the best.. er art film. So they show each other the films and the loser gets err... spanked."
"They all get spanked in that one don't they"
"Err thats right they decide that to spank just one is discrimatory, so they decide they... all... need a.... spanking..."
"You've been watching porn again haven't you?"
"Oh god yes I am so sorry!!!!"
(Series 2 episode 3)
An area of North London, posher than Tottenham but more down market than Enfield. Home to the ugliests shopping centre in the world.
My aunty Sylvie lives in Edmonton, god help her.
A key part of the US electorial system.
The hanging chads swung the vote in favour of GW Bush