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by djcarlos
Mon Dec 18, 2006 12:56 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Where does everyone live?
Replies: 172
Views: 20579

Ah the Magic Roundabout....
I'm a driving instructor by day, I've got a photo and diagram of Swindon's best which I use to help out my students that are struggling with roundabouts...."OK, you think that one was bad, check THIS one out."
by djcarlos
Mon Dec 18, 2006 12:30 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: History of electronic music
Replies: 15
Views: 2600

Sorry I should have mentioned this a minute ago....
The Kraftwerk mixes are genius are they not? Especially part 2..."type LOAD", "the computer is now "Loading""....genius
by djcarlos
Mon Dec 18, 2006 12:28 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: History of electronic music
Replies: 15
Views: 2600

Yep that is a great site....could have done with that when I was a young metaller! Nothing wrong with metal, don't get me wrong, just would have been nice to have someone explain things at times! If you've ever been into a "underground" record shop as a naive young slip of a lad and asked for a tune...
by djcarlos
Sun Dec 17, 2006 4:37 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: History of electronic music
Replies: 15
Views: 2600

History of electronic music

For anyone who has even a passing interest in Kraftwerk (and let's face it, if you're here, you should have), Ninja Tune, electronic audio pioneers, or just damn fine original music, check these links out. Nothing dodgy or illegal, I assure you! 8) http://www.bosbos.net/2006/12/12/solid-steel-kevs-k...
by djcarlos
Fri Dec 15, 2006 12:35 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 2459
Views: 139905

I will answer your questions in order.... Woody * When DJing I play breaks-tech-house-dnb-punk-rock-noise....honest....although cheese-trance sounds mighty interesting. Cheese & Trance....are they not the same thing? (heehee) markopoloman * I have to answer C64 because I'm easily pleased with nice g...
by djcarlos
Fri Dec 15, 2006 12:30 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Where do you buy Retro Gamer?
Replies: 82
Views: 7763

Used to get it from the little newsagent over the road...1 issue in stock every month, I had to be quick....
Subscriber now...
by djcarlos
Thu Dec 14, 2006 6:45 pm
Forum: Article Suggestions & Pitches
Topic: CD/DVD Scratch Repair Kits
Replies: 11
Views: 1950

While we're on the subject of Cash Convertors.... I'm lucky(?) enough to live above the Brighton branch and found the "Alien Quadrilogy" 9-DVDs-in-an-Alien-head-set for a bargain price...a couple of the DVDs looked a bit suspect, but the chap had no problem with checking them ALL on a massive telly ...
by djcarlos
Thu Dec 14, 2006 6:27 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What was your favourite retro joystick?
Replies: 106
Views: 8110

I have to vote for the Speedking...it was about the only stick I could find that would work properly with my Electron.
Very ergonomic too.
by djcarlos
Thu Dec 14, 2006 6:16 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A nice cup of Tea
Replies: 61
Views: 3358

Put a Yorkshire Tea teabag in cup Boil kettle, and pour water into cup while still boiling Stir, and apply slight squeezing to teabag against side of cup Add milk until it is the perfect tea colour Drink tea I use twinnings every day tea and its a reasonable teabag. I leave it to soak in there for ...
by djcarlos
Thu Dec 14, 2006 4:39 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 2459
Views: 139905

Afternoon everybody... I've just realised I've been a naughty boy and posted a few things without introducing myself here. I humbly beg your forgiveness. I must confess I feel a bit of a fraud....I currently own a PS2 and a PC (which is five years old and has never been upgraded in any way...is that...
by djcarlos
Thu Dec 14, 2006 3:45 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: I have the best cartoon on video
Replies: 79
Views: 15605

What about James The Cat?
by djcarlos
Thu Dec 14, 2006 3:23 pm
Forum: Retro Gamer Mag & Site Feedback
Topic: Where does everyone live?
Replies: 172
Views: 20579

Brighton, UK...and no, it's not sunny
by djcarlos
Fri Dec 08, 2006 3:51 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: How toys affected your gaming
Replies: 18
Views: 3815

Well.....Matchbox cars for me when I were a lad....and amongst the retro loveliness I still find plenty of time for Gran Turismo 4...so....I have to say yep!
by djcarlos
Fri Dec 08, 2006 12:06 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Jackson and Livingstone - Fighting Fantasy
Replies: 71
Views: 10714

:D Nice one! That's the puppy....
by djcarlos
Thu Dec 07, 2006 12:53 pm
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Sticker albums
Replies: 38
Views: 7206

I had loads of Garbage Pail Kids stickers...not great as far as parents were concerned, so natch they were amazingly popular at my school. I remember rumours that you could get an album for them, this has gone down in personal history as an urban myth until I ckecked eBay....how come they didn't sel...