Samuel McManus

A blog by a boy who loves pop.

Happy New Year… Again?

I've been sloppy. I've been unfocused. I've binged. I've splurged my money; and I think I've actually managed to gain double the amount of weight I put on over Christmas. Once again, any "resolutions" I've made have fast gone out... Continue Reading →

Samuel’s Songs of the Week – 28.01.17

Two blog posts in a week? What’s happening to me? Welcome to the third instalment of my Saturday blog post where I tell you the song’s I’m loving this week. Anybody that read my last post will have guessed that... Continue Reading →

Who Should Represent the United Kingdom at Eurovision 2017?

It's that time of year again. The time of year that we pin our hopes on a budding recording artist and a song, send them to Europe and then hastily reject them when they return with a low number of... Continue Reading →

Samuel’s Songs of the Week – 21.01.17

Oh look, another week's passed where Samuel hasn't done a blog post! And so my new weekly post saves the day, with barely minutes left of the week. In what's been quite an uneventful week in my life (apart from... Continue Reading →

Samuel’s Songs of the Week – 14.01.17

As I mentioned in my introduction post, I'm typically pretty poor at blogging. I just never really know what to say, so I've decided to turn the attention of the blog to a subject that I'd like to think I know... Continue Reading →

New Year, New Me?

Let's face it, Christmas is over. We're already a week into January, which means we're already a week into the new year. A new year is a time for reflection, optimism for the future and the dreaded question,"What are your... Continue Reading →

An Open Letter to 2016

Dear 2016, As you draw to a close, many people are giving you a lot of stick, but I'd like to tell you how much I've appreciated you. Yes, you have taken a hell of a lot of talented people... Continue Reading →


Blogging. A hobby that I've never been able to upkeep. Every now and then I'll start a blog, post a maximum of two times and then abandon it. Not anymore. I've decided that this time around I will post regularly... Continue Reading →

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