Tag Archives: Live Music

The month of – January 2015

A few days in Cornwall at the very beginning of the year. Constantine Bay. Stormy. Wind swept. I stared at the high waves for hours. An incredible day. Two gigs. The only two gigs booked for the year to date … Continue reading

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Random acts of appearances and disappearances

We spent the whole of last weekend at home. Which was great. The Other Half went for a run. We went back to our recipe project and cooked good food. We made various decisions on the bathroom (our builders had … Continue reading

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Happy Friday

Sometimes work is awesome. Like, for example, when you get to your desk in the morning and your artistic colleague has left a note on your desk welcoming you in. And it’s an elephant! (And they’re not aware of your … Continue reading

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Glorious March

What a lovely day! Well, the whole weekend has been lovely actually. This morning, I despatched the Other Half to the Natural History Museum (he was keen to see the Wildlife Photographer of The Year 2013 exhibition) and spent a … Continue reading

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Sturgill Simpson – the Slaughtered Lamb, 20 January 2014

The Other Half got tickets to see Sturgill Simpson at the Slaughtered Lamb and High Top Mountain for Christmas (vested interest). I love the Slaughtered Lamb. It’s such a cool, intimate, laid-back venue. It’s funny how musical taste changes. We used to … Continue reading

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The Be Good Tanyas – Union Chapel, 2 September 2013

Ah… The Be Good Tanyas… I was really looking forward to the gig. As you know, I’m a fan… and I really like the venue. I did feel under the weather unfortunately so I don’t think I made the most … Continue reading

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Sigur Rós – Eden Project, 30 June 2013

Sigur Rós live. Totally awesome. We had doubts about seeing the band live. Would it work? Would the music work in a live environment? Ideally, you’d see them in the middle of nowhere… somewhere in Iceland, on a grey and misty day. … Continue reading

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The crazy months of May and June

Life is slowly returning to some sense of normality. For a little while at least. The last two months have been manic. Nice manic. Fresh from my last minute trip to Liberia, I found myself on my way to West … Continue reading

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