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Game of Thrones: this mix of fantasy, fear, realism and ruthlessness is riveting TV viewing.

24th March, 2012
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Aiden Gillen stars in Game Of Thrones.

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**Game of Thrones:** this mix of fantasy, fear, realism and ruthlessness is riveting TV viewing. All hail season two, which stars Irish actor Aidan Gillen.

**Damon Albarn:** blending musical genres is an Albarn specialty, so we're looking forward to the 'strange pastoral folk' (aka English choral, west African and Renaissance sounds) promised for his forthcoming new solo album, inspired by the life of Elizabethan polymath John Dee.

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