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The best thing you’ve got going for you is individuality.
Richard Thompson.

Playlist : Aug 4 - Aug 10

08.04.14 PLAYLIST

A piece of music news made ripples this week, particularly among the “Americana” crows, though it probably shouldn’t have.  The band The Civil Wars announced… 1,044 more words

Playlist, Aug 7 2014

First hour:

TAC  (Tomografia Assiale Computerizzata)  1. 30 Giorni Nel Deserto  2. The Wild Shrines Of Dawn  3. La Notte Di Pan   4. Uluru Totem  5. 94 more words


St Barnabas Church - a short and varied history

By all accounts, the more genteel members of Guernsey in the Channel Islands, were not very happy about sharing their church with the less well off elements of that society. 183 more words

Charity Shop Art

My Fishing's Top 5 Curses

I find that fly-fishing is a greatly rewarding activity, and I certainly don’t want to give the wrong impression here, but let’s face it: fishing can be work at times, no matter what society may think of recreational louts extolling the virtues of their craft. 628 more words

Richard Thompson at Gawsworth Hall: Mock Tudor? No, the real thing

I Can’t Wake Up To Save My Life

On Wednesday I drove across Cheshire, through the fields and lanes of my childhood, to Gawsworth Hall, a Tudor half-timbered manor-house just south of Macclesfield. 2,308 more words


Playlist, July 31 2014

RICHARD THOMPSON  Shoot Out The Lights  ‘Acoustic Classics’  (Beeswing)

Feature rarity:  VARIOUS  ‘Icelandic Folk Music’  (MR Músic)  Iceland 1996  1. Íslandsklukkur  2. Ólafur Liljurós  3.  Ísland farsælda frón  4.  180 more words