Haven't heard... Edwyn Collin's "I'm Not Following You", the former Orange Juice member's fourth solo album. If the single, "The Magic Piper", gave any hint to this record's sound, it should be a great mix of pop and soul.

Haven't seen... jazz funk band Galliano, because they're playing their last ever gig tonight at 7.30pm down at Dingwalls in Camden. Tickets are pounds 12 Booking: 0171-267 1577

Haven't known ... that Bram Stoker's Dracula turns 100 this month. The blood-sucking, black-cape-wearing, brilliantine haired villain has been scaring moviegoers in countless movie remakes - it's never too early to start planning for Hallowe'en.

Haven't read... Muriel Gray's terrifying new novel, Furnace (Harper Collins, pounds 16.99). Truck driver stumbles into a nice, small, isolated town. Not everything is what it seems, as he struggles to find out what sinister, devilish horrors lie beneath the surface. Read on.