The Musical side of Doctor Who

If you’re interested in the impact of Doctor Who on popular culture or at least the theme tune on popular music, you might want to have a look at this piece by James Baldock on the DWC site: DOC OF THE POPS: THE TYPE 40 AND THE TOP 40. Although it covers familiar ground, I learned…

The Daleks’ Masterplan considered

Over on The Doctor Who Companion, writer Rick Lundeen has put together a good piece on the (sadly almost entirely missing) First Doctor epic, The Daleks’ Masterplan. His title is: THE IMPORTANCE OF THE DALEKS’ MASTER PLAN IN DOCTOR WHO HISTORY. Reading it made me both peeved I hadn’t yet written about this story and thoughtful; what else…

The DWC needs you!

If you’ve ever wanted to write reviews / articles on Doctor Who, you might like to know The Doctor Who Companion is looking for contributors. If you’re not sure, why not take a look at the site, and if you want to know what the opportunity involves, check out WANT TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE DOCTOR WHO COMPANION? xxx Message…

DWC collective thoughts on Kerblam!

Yet again the learned scholars at the Doctor Who Companion allowed me to add my thoughts to their collective wisdom on the latest episode of Doctor Who. Yes it’s Kerblam! time! We’re mostly positive, but not all and there’s a well made point about how easy it might be for a solid episode to look exceptional against some of the…

The DWC combined view on Demons of the Punjab

It’s time (once again) for the collective DWV view on the most recent Doctor Who, and this time it’s Demons of the Punjab. A range of opinions this time, but more positive overall than many episodes, and several people echoing / expanding points I made in my review. You can read our musings here: HERE’S WHAT THE DOCTOR…