It’s Almost Like Being Back At College… Almost

Today was day two in Exeter. I'd planned on spending longer here and meeting up with quite a few people, originally, but the best laid plans and so on!  A lot of my friends from the area have moved away (or spend time away) and it was hard to know who was around. I also [...]


And so, it continues.

Wow, this has been a long day. Today saw the journey from my place, near London, to Kim's place near Bridgwater. It's not the longest journey ever (says the passenger), but as Kim is hosting a fair number of people tonight, some of whom were arriving during the day, we needed to be back in [...]

Plunder, Pyrates!, The Dread Crew of Oddwood

Because a weekend at a festival is clearly not enough excitement and music for one person, I decided to travel from Alphen aan den Rijn to Almere for a pirate themed evening. Well, with Dania back in the country we couldn't miss the opportunity for what promised to be a thoroughly fun evening and especially [...]

Gig Ramblings: Theodor Bastard, Cesair, and Jyoti Verhoeff and Maya Fridman

Usually I take notes on the way back and write the actual blog post when I'm slightly more with it. I am, however, painfully aware of the fact that I have an excruciating number of things to do tomorrow and it is a long train journey home. What else am I going to do? Socialise [...]

Midwinter Fair

Before we get started, I will warn you, this is another festival post so it is, as always, going to be rather disorganised. It was a two day festival and I only saw two bands twice (Rapalje and Pyrolysis) so I'm just going to go through in vaguely chronological order. I'm also going to smush the [...]