Very sad and shocked to at the news that Taylor Hawkins has left the party. He always seemed to love the life, and was one of the few who could step in as drummer with Dave Grohl in front of him. Here he is giving it some in London back Continue reading …
If this isn’t on the stereo today, and the volume tweaked up to 11, then you and I don’t have the same sort of soul. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3QGMCSCFoKA One of the greats has left.
Still catching up, and last gig before catching bloody Covid curtailed plans (we will return to see some of those bands!). Anyway, the gig which may have given us the lurgy in the first place, The Charlatans at Brixton Academy.
Just trying to catch up on things, and realised I’m a bit behind on gigs. Live music continued with a trip to the (still poor) Wembley Arena to see a double bill of Happy Mondays and James.
The world has been weird and it has been far, far too long since Heather and I were last at a proper gig. It was with some relief (if a little nervousness) that we finally found ourselves on a Saturday night trip into London, with a new venue to boot! Continue reading
The world has been a strange place lately, so it seems an age since Heather and I , but finally we were back, even if just on a small scale at Petts Wood Calling, which we snuck in between and .
Somewhere in all the chaos of going into isolation thanks to COVID-19 (setting up home office to work from home, generally trying to work out shopping arrangements, etc) got lost the fact that just before all that Heather and I went to see the Stereophonics at the O2 Arena. It’s Continue reading …
Having got back into the swing of things (pun intended) with a bit of a we were quickly back to Brixton Academy for something a bit more wild, as the The Libertines took over.