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Early Morning Rain demo


A work in progress. Actually, it’s going to be a Xmas present for my mother, who’s been obsessed with it since I started singing it in the ’60s. 42 more words

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Sevastopol/Poor Boy demo


Vestapol started life as ‘The Siege of Sevastopol‘, a parlour piece by Henry Worrall that was written using an open D tuning. Both the tune and the tuning (often referred to now as ‘Vestapol tuning’) caught the imagination of blues players and evolved into a simpler piece played by all sorts of people, notably  117 more words

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Flying Home demo

Words and Music by David Harley copyright 1972


Landscapes dissolving into flashback
With sleep in my eyes I’m on the run
From memory’s slo-mo home movie… 124 more words

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Oxford Arms, Kington

Acoustic session at the Oxford Arms, Kington, hosted by Mice in a Matchbox (Sally Stamford and Jim Rolt), Thursday 4th December.

Oxford Arms, Duke Street, Kington, Herefordshire, HR5 3DR; 01544230322… 9 more words


Bouzatina at Bishops Castle

Bouzatina are Val Marciandi and Keith Whiddon, who are also members of The Flying Toads, whose excellent CD is reviewed here: Val and Keith will be playing on Sunday 7th December in Bishop’s Castle Town Hall at 7.30pm. 21 more words

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AVAR 2014 paper

This is the paper by myself and Sebastian Bortnik, of ESET Latin America, presented at AVAR 2014 in Sydney: Lemming Aid and Kool Aid: Helping the Community to help itself through Education 293 more words

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Something a little different...

…and you probably know the song much better than any of mine. Still, my YouTube debut, playing guitar on Mustang Sally at a post-conference jam session in Sydney, along with ESET’s Andi Lee (on bass), Righard Zwienenberg (drums), and Richard Marko (keyboards), and the amazing Peter Kruse (of CSIS) on harp and vocal. 62 more words

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