A collection of other bits about me and my hobbies..


My favourite type of food to cook is Cajun/Creole. For this, I heartily recommend that everyone visits Chuck Taggart’s Gumbo Pages. You will learn a lot.

Live music

Selection of recent live shows I’ve attended…

  • The KVB, Left for Pleasure (Melkweg, Amsterdam) – May 24
  • The Jesus & Mary Chain (PAARD, den Haag) – April 24
  • Echo & The Bunnymen (Paradiso, Amsterdam) – April 24
  • Protomartyr, Bobby Would, and Kiwi Jr. (Paradiso, Amsterdam) – Aug 23
  • Milkshake opening night (Gashouder, Amsterdam) – July 23
  • Kim Gordon (Paradiso, Amsterdam) – July 23
  • Spiritualized (Paradiso, Amsterdam) – June 23
  • Sparks (TivoliVredenburg, Utrecht) – June 23
  • Dishwasher_ (BIRD, Rotterdam) – May 23
  • Elysian Fields (Paradiso, Amsterdam) – May 23
  • Built to Spill (Tolhuistuin, Amsterdam) – May 23
  • Lee Fields (Paradiso, Amsterdam) – Feb 23
  • Legendary Pink Dots (Q-Factory, Amsterdam) – Feb 23
  • Pavement (Austin City Limits) – Oct 22

Media / Cinema

Other random Geeky / Legal projects

  • In 2007-2008 produced and maintained the Personality Rights Database, a resource on law in many different jurisdictions around personality rights, for the AHRC Research Centre for Studies in Intellectual Property and Technology Law. You can see it on the Wayback Machine.  
  • Supported with Open Knowledge Foundation’s work with COMMUNIA.
  • Presented on anime and fansubs at the very first Gikii in Edinburgh.
  • Various blogs over the years that have mostly disappeared, but can be found on the Wayback Machine. Including
    • A blog about the use of Macs in law practice called “laptoplegal” for a few years in the noughties. Started using Macs in a law office setting on an iMac g4 back in 2004!
    • twitchgamer.net about technology law
    • opencontentlawyer.com for when I was a consultant on open licensing and IP strategies, and also blogging regularly about open licensing
    • an older blog version of this site, jordanhatcher.com