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Billy Bragg's prison guitar activism

A ban on the use of steel string guitars in British jails has been lifted due in part to an initiative led by guitarist/songwriter Billy Bragg. 76 more words


Just don't.

Oh, ever diligent readers. How I disappoint you. It has been exactly two months today since I last posted and even for me that’s a bit much. 749 more words

Prosper supports British rock stars' successful campaign on lifting guitar ban in prisons

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Policies on banning guitars and books from entering prisons were introduced last year to prevent assault occurring or drugs entering prison cells. 404 more words

One gig like this a year would see me right: Elbow @ The Eden Sessions

Somehow, despite my many festival and gig trips, I have never seen Elbow live until now. Massive oversight. But I’m glad to be breaking my Elbow duck at the Eden Sessions. 298 more words


Elbow………The Best and Most Creative Band in the world

In the last few years I have become a great admirer of the band Elbow who produce songs of melodic inventiveness and lyrical simplicity (but beauty) that has not been heard since the heyday of the Beatles. 130 more words


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Favourite Song: Jesca Hoop ft. Guy Garvey "Murder of Birds"

I actually know someone who doesn’t care for Guy Garvey’s voice. I think that person is just crazy because I think his voice goes with everyone else’s, is amazing and fitting at all times and might be the single-most calming thing next to Morgan Freeman talking about penguins. 200 more words

Favourite Songs

Should Glastonbury be available on prescription?

A week ago today I was stood in a muddy field, beer in hand, watching the sunset accompanied by the dulcet tones of Guy Garvey from Elbow.   490 more words