Monthly Archives: September 2011

Goodwin’s Dry Rib Recipes With Added Quail

During the year my old friend Andrew Goodwin has been creating a Dry Rib blog which has featured some of my songs along with much else. When Andrew and Mike Mulholland and I used to play together in said band … Continue reading

Posted in birds, music | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tattooed Brains

Further to my recent post about the Thelonious Monk biography here are some related thoughts. Another biography I got out the library over the summer was Syd Barrett: A Very Irregular Head. Both Monk and Syd had this nut thing … Continue reading

Posted in birds, music | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fool’s Gold Part 4

This is the last part of the Fool’s Gold travesty. Here are the links to the other parts. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 And now here is Part 4. Tired and embarrassed as usual, but he still stayed up … Continue reading

Posted in nonsense, prose | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Ant Noel at the Somerset House

Last Tuesday 30th August there was a celebration at the Somerset House in Princess Victoria Street, Clifton Village, Bristol, where Gary Spavins was ending his tenure as landlord at the said establishment. The object of the exercise was to drink … Continue reading

Posted in music | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Ant Noel at the Somerset House