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BEST OF 2010

2010 was:
Very cold out but I had a birthday :)
Had me working, going to the gym, seeing K and going to an occasional gig.
I also celebrated a year of Kel and I in official togetherness :)
Got wet in Sweden and hot in the UK.
Rabbit! Rabbit!
Got a medical problem that had me in hospital for a day.
Changed job.
Spent money but also managed to save quite a bit.
Still managed to watch and listen to plenty of things.

Best CD of recent times purchased
Kiss – Sonic Boom
Magic Pie - Circus of Life
Black Crowes – Before The Frost
Redemption - Snowfall On Judgment Day
Wig Wam - Non Stop Rock and Roll
Winger - Khama
Rammstein - Liebe Ist Fur Alle Da
Gomez - A New Tide
Treat – Coup De Grace
Kaipa - In The Wake Of Evolution 2010
iO - 'For The Masses 2008
IQ – Frequency 10th 2009
Unitopia - The Garden
H.E.A.T. - Freedom Rock
Black Country Communion - Black Country Communion
Skunk Anansie – Wonderlustre 2010
Pain of Salvation - Road Salt One
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers – Mojo
Asia - Omega

6 H.E.A.T. - H.E.A.T 2009
5 Pure Reason Revolution - Amor Vincit Omnia 2009
4 Karmakanic - Who's The Boss In The Factory
3 Presto Ballet - The Lost Art Of Time Travel
2 Yoso – Elements
1 FM – Metropolis - Great melodies from this reunited soulful blues rock band.

Best CD from ages past purchased
System Of A Down – Mezmerize
Airbourne – Runnin' Wild
Fates Warning - Inside Out
Infectious Groves - The Plague That Makes Your Booty Move 1991
Uriah Heep - Innocent Victim
Nelson - After The Rain 1990
Beggars & Thieves – Beggars & Thieves
Madness – One Step Beyond
Madness – 7
Pride Of Lions - The Destiny Stone 2004

3 Def Leppard - Hysteria
2 GPS – Window To The Soul
1 Pride Of Lions - The Roaring of Dreams - Great melodies from the writer of the Survivor songs.

Best best of CD purchased
McFly – Greatest Hits
Night Ranger – Greatest Hits
Nightwing - Nightwing '79-'86
The Hooters - Best of the Best: Definitive Collection 1983-93
Gun – The Collection
Mother’s Finest - The Best of Mother's Finest: Not Yer Mothers Funk
Y&T - Best Of '81 To '85
Guess Who - Best Of
Gary Moore – Out in The Fields: The Very Best Of
Rick Springfield – Best Of
Goons - Unchained Melodies: The Complete Recordings 1955-78
Gomez - Five Men In A Hut: A's, B's And Rarities 1998-2004
INXS - Definitive INXS
Metal Christmas

3 Angel - An Anthology
2 Stan Bush - Capture The Dream: The Best Of
1 Graham Nash – Reflections 1967-2007 3 CDs of loveliness from the ex-Hollies man.

Gig of the Year
Stewart Lee
Dara O’Briain
John Bishop
Jimmy Carr pushed the boundaries with his bad taste gags.

World Netball Series
Circus Du Soleil was just the right side of weird to be entertaining.

Nik Kershaw
Newton Faulkner
SRF (Jorn, Unisonic, W.A.S.P. Steel Panther, Rick Springfield)
Glenn Hughes
Wig Wam

6 Kiss
5 Europe
4 Skunk Anansie
3 Yoso
2 Jimi Jamison
1 FM / Romeo’s Daughter - It’s all about the melodies this year :)

Cinema film of the Month
Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
The Wolfman
The Crazies
A Nightmare On Elm Street
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
The Expendables
Tamara Drewe
Little Fokkers
Harry Potter

6 Grown Ups
5 Inception
4 Iron Man 2
3 Toy Story 3
2 Sherlock Holmes
1 Saw 3D was a great end to a great series of gore filled films.

Film on TV
The Bucket List
Burn After Reading
He’s Just Not That Into You
Horton Hears A Who!
Los cronocrímenes (Time Crimes)
Bee Movie
Drillbit Taylor
The Good The Bad The Weird (Joheunnom nabbeunnom isanghannom)
Son Of Rambow
City Of Ember
The Hide
The Kovak Box
The Taking Of Pelham 123
Four Christmases

6 The Invention Of Lying
5 The Pink Panther 2
4 I Love You, Man
3 Inkheart
2 Role Models
1 The Time Travellers Wife. Romantic sci-fi.

Rewatched Film on TV
The Hills Have Eyes (2006)
Things To Do In Denver When You’re Dead
Walking Tall

Best DVD bought
Get Smart Again
In Bruge
In Bruge
Dead Snow
District 9
Underworld: Evolution
Saw VI
Sherlock Holmes

6 Wall-E
5 Underworld
4 Drag Me To Hell
3 Iron Man
2 Underworld: Rise of the Lycans
1 Watchmen is an epic of epics.

DVD watched
Iron Maiden: Flight 666
Repo! The Genetic Opera
Couples Retreat
Last Chance Harvey
Lord Of Illusion
The Proposal
The Losers
The Soloist
Harry Brown
The Road
Nanny McPhee & the Big Bang
Mum & Dad

6 Paranormal Activity
5 From Paris With Love
4 The A-Team
3 Wall-E
2 Everything Is Illuminated was odd, funny, touching, a bit foreign (Ukraine) and starred the brilliant Eugene Hutz from Gogol Bordello (oh and Elijah Wood). A great bit of differnceness :)
1 Kick Ass kicked ass.

DVD rewatched
The Hills Have Eyes (2006)
Step Brothers
Donkey Punch
Little Nicky
Iron Man 2
The Losers

The Descent: Part 2
The Hangover

Book bought
America unchained by Dave Gorman

Book read
Cronenberg On Cronenberg

Top purchase
half a bed
Superkingsize deep fitted bed sheet
5 in one thingy opener (for food cans, drink cans, screw cap bottles, beer bottles, jars)
Electronic kitchen scales
Shelving unit for Kel’s stuff
Y cable thing to connect my music player or my laptop to the stereo
Family Guy Peter Griffin Bed sheet

I’ve still got to put things onto my Sony Walkman NWZ-E455 16GB MP3 Player (Black) and I’ve only worn my winter coat and leather jacket a few times. The rabbits mainly bring joy to Kel, but I guess I’ve grown accustomed to them on occasions.
It was also good to get something back from all these years of paying into the NHS but the winner is half a bed because nothing beats a good night’s sleep.
and of course the late entry of the ENGAGEMENT RING :)

2011 brings change (again).
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