Got back from ATP Nightmare Before Christmas 2007 festival last weekend, and have now recovered enough to report that Portishead certainly know how to curate a festival. Unfortunately I have a cold now so can’t concentrate enough to give you any more details than that…I just heard the new White Stripes single Conquest (or COOON-QUEEEEEEEEEST!!! as it will be known), and I immediately assumed the video must be just as good. And it is: Finally, let’s all get behind the Malcom Middleton Christmas single – not only a concerted effort to topple the other rubbish off the top of the Christmas charts, but also a genuinely great, fun song as well. Especially with a name like ‘We’re all going to die’.