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 [...]

Gig Time (Everyday Circus with Zoo Children and The Moods)

I'm going to be completely honest and say that I have been looking forward to this so much. It's been way too long since my last show and, indeed since the last time I was anywhere with live music (excluding musical theatre...Castlefest, maybe?). I'm also going to be honest and say that this was written [...]

I Survived Castlefest

As I write this, I'm sat in my parents' house in England where I'm spending a few days before I jet off back to Poland. Yep, the Castlefest blues have set in quite thoroughly by now! In short, the weekend was quite fantastic, there's no doubt about that, and waiting a year until next time [...]