Papa Was A Rolling Pin.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
I assume it's boring to read about a person writing. I put four hours of writing in today, and most days will be the same (apart from to...
Recommended: Mark Dion at The Whitechapel Gallery
This is an excellent exhibition. It was a student outing with some MA students; they agreed they would love to have a tree-house. There...
Fabricating A Serene World
Academics; we fabricate a serene world where the spite, jealousies and abuse that are normal practice in the music industry just don't r...
Big congratulations to Paul Sng, whose film on the housing crisis and scandal in the UK is going to be shown on Channel 5 tonight at 10 p.m....
For the first time in the nine years that I've lived here, the bird-feeder has attracted little birds, who are tweetling and squabbling ...
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
I bought smelly cheese from the cheese shop down the road to support it, because it was empty of customers. Now I'm frightened to open ...
Sunday, March 18, 2018
A Dickensian Gig
Farringdon; the snow fell and Jude sang a song about a sighting of the devil in the area more than hundred years ago that turned out to be a...
Saturday, March 17, 2018
What a great song, and what great singing, even though the showbiz is silly.
Betsey Trotwood Tonight
Tonight's the Desperado Housewives night at The Betsey Trotwood- we will be upstairs in the acoustic room. It starts at 8.30, entry by d...
Friday, March 16, 2018
Got signed off by the hospital today! Wonderful NHS; they used a new technique where they sewed the bones together instead of using pins. It...
Writing About the Present Versus Writing About The Past
A book has been recommended in relation to the article I'm writing; one chapter, supposedly about gender and singing, concentrates wholl...
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Although it's been tough working out how to rewrite the submission for an academic journal that I was moaning about the other day, I had...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Desperado Housewives at The Betsey Trotwood, Saturday
First gig post fractured elbow. Can it be done? I challenge you to come along to find out! With Kath Tait and Jude Cowan Montague, song circ...
Four Ay Em
So I woke very early, stressed by the multitude of changes I've been asked to make to an academic article that I've written. 'J...
Monday, March 12, 2018
Wanting To Pass On News
Sometimes, you have an urge to phone a parent who is no longer around to tell them things. McDad would have loved to hear that Sandie Shaw M...
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