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There’s nothing quite like tromping through the streets of Paris fresh out of the airport, wearing socks with your Chacos and lugging around a giant orange backpack, to make you feel like an utter idiot. 633 more words

My Wonderful Life

Loudly the bell

in the old tower rings

released 17 April 1937

“Long before American Idol, Mickey Mouse hosted his own amateur talent competition, in the cartoon short… 152 more words

Interview with Amateur Hour

AMATEUR HOUR are a newish, three-person experimental/psych act from Gothenburg,
Sweden whom I’ve been quite excited to stumble upon in recent months.
Their stuff’s not exactly easy to find; … 1,571 more words


Great Watching: Amateur Hour's Holding The Tail starring Laura Imbruglia & Gareth Liddiard

Right, I’m going to try something different today and start the post with a non-music video clip and then go from there but it’s got a muso or two in it.  550 more words


First Lessons in Eventing

I have officially begun my foray into the world of eventing. That’s right: I took my first riding lesson at the new barn.

I rode a lovely, massive draft-cross named Stryder. 308 more words