Tumbleweed

I've been out of action for the last ten days after a stage light fell from a shelf onto my head and I was left with concussion and back injuries…... Read More...

HI STRANGER

This is the creepiest animation I've seen in a long time. I love it. The youtube comments are split between people being creeped out and finding it soothing. I'm in the creeped out camp- stop trying to glom onto me with your love, sneaky plasticine man. I don't know you. Here's some other interesting links too:... Read More...

Kleenex- Nice

So next up, Nice by Kleenex. (Who later had to rename themselves Liliput after pressure from the tissue company). Infectious early 80s Swiss post-punk.... Read More...

Over the Edge- Wipers

So I thought I would pick a song I like each day, and write something about why I like it, in an attempt to make myself write more often.... Read More...

Old Stripy Bum

A couple of months ago I adopted a young cat from the local animal shelter. The profile said he was playful and curious, had a missing tail and needed a lot of attention and activity.... Read More...

I’m back

So like a lot of people lately I’ve been thinking about the influence of the big social media sites, especially with all the news stories about how they have done little to nothing to stop far-right radicalisation in the past few years. I loathe Facebook, and would happily close my account if I didn’t use it for promoting events…... Read More...

2018 to 2019

2018 was a hard year and felt like it lasted a million years rather than just one. I spent most of 2017 travelling around for both work and pleasure, visiting the Czech Republic, Austria, Germany, Japan, Croatia, Slovenia, France and Switzerland. ... Read More...

Here I am

I have barely updated this blog since the summer because I've been both very busy and rarely home. I spent most of September in Australia…... Read More...

Bismuth

Hello from the southern hemisphere. Here's some new press shots of my friends' band Bismuth I took a few weeks ago at the original UK Botany Bay…... Read More...