Seen:- Nothing special BUT ……
Read(ing):- The Anarchy by William Dalrymple. It’s a history of the East India Company. He’s such a good writer that, not only are the complexities understandable – but also it’s […]
Here’s some extreme analogue:-
I once worked as a very junior reporter for the Dover Express.
Mostly I typed up W.I. competition results on a manual typewriter.
The newspaper office was next to the fire […]
My copy arrived this afternoon. Been playing it tonight.
That’s a great review but, if anything, it underestimates how good this is.
I can’t play guitar, bass or drums.
If I wanted to show someone how bass, […]
And that’s the great thing about lots of those Muscle Shoals / Memphis musicians.
They do the right thing in the right place – they leave space for the song and enhance and embelish it rather than overwhelm it. […]
It’s his guitar on Dusty’s Son of a Preacher Man, Elvis’s Suspicious Minds and In the Ghetto and Dibie Gray’s Drift Away – and about a million other things.
His album from a year or so ago – ‘Forever Young’ is […]
I’ve listened to Out Of The Blues twice now.
In my opinion works better than the last two albums.
As for the debate above – Silk Degrees is a superb album. Even though his voice is occasionally a bit irritating […]