Articles by Patrick Riley

Patrick Riley

Patrick has just been murdered and is currently seated on the edge of a lawn chair wondering when this Missy person will stop demanding his autograph. He probably can't tweet from the grave, but you should follow him anyway @10PatrickRiley.


Oooo-Weee- Oooo On Six Strings

Guitar amp-makers of Electro-Harmonix have achieved the incredible: they’ve managed to produce an authentic-sounding replication of the original Delia Derbyshire Who theme using their amps! If you sidle on over this way, you can read all about it and even watch a YouTube demonstration!  According to geek-living blog Walyou, “[Electro-Harmonix] did not use keyboards, samplers…

The Daleks At BBC Proms 2010

During what will probably be the intermission for the Doctor Who Prom, a twenty minute segment detailing much of Doctor Who’s musical history will air on BBC Radio 3: “How do you make a sink-plunger seem scary? Matthew Sweet investigates  the weird and wonderful sound world of Doctor Who’s incidental music. “Matthew Sweet spent the…

Terraphiles To Come A Week Early

You may recall our enthusiastic report (and believe us, we’re still still just as stoked a month later) concerning the fast-approaching Doctor Who novel:  The Coming of the Terraphiles by Michael Moorcock (whose legendary status is right up there with Neil Gaiman’s). Forbidden Planet has decided to up-the-awesome and host a book signing with Moorcock…

“John, I’ll Have Your Baby”

John Barrowman, also known as everyone’s favourite “Doctor With Weapons,” Captain Jack Harkness, in Torchwood and Doctor Who, has revealed that he was offered a child by Drea de Matteo, who played Barrowman’s ex-girlfriend during his short stint on Desperate Housewives. Said Barrowman, “Drea said we’re like brother and sister, separated at birth, and that…

Art For Hearts: Colin Baker!

You were expecting someone else?  Okay, Colin Baker didn’t actually draw anything for the Art for Hearts auction, but he did sign a caricature of himself, rendering this second week of the charity sales event a particularly exciting one! The piece, crafted by auction organiser Ian Stacey, is painted on A4 paper using watercolour and…

K-9 On Display

If you’re in the Portsmouth area, you may be interested in the new Alien Invasion exhibition at the Portsmouth City Museum. And even though everyone’s favourite tin dog is more robot and less alien, you’ll find there an original K-9 prop from the 1970s sitting proudly on display!  The internationally-acclaimed artificial companion of the Doctor…

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