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Move aside Emerson, Lake & Palmer, here comes Spirit Fest

Spirit Fest – Hitori Matsuri

Spirit Fest is that rarest of things, a super group you actually want to listen to, an equation where the whole is more than the sum of its parts. 121 more words


Heavy Metal Month Listening Challenge 18/31

Day 18 – A song about vehicles / ships.

Iron Maiden – Empire of the Clouds

An airship answers the question, so why not the epic culmination of Maiden’s last album The Book of Souls? 41 more words


#866: 'Love Like Semtex' - Infadels

I did a quick bit of research for this song prior to my blog post today, which resulted in me finding a rather apt quote for this song from a user on… 337 more words

1000 Songs

Bodaskins x Devon Dejardin Jacket ( Made in Manchester, England) 

One of my favorite items in my collection, a limited edition graffiti painted jacket from Bodaskins – Tommy 7 more words


Queen Mab (1870) by French artist, Gustave Doré

Queen Mab    drawn by French artist, Gustave Doré (1832-1883). Engraved by W. Ridgway.

‘Queen Mab’ is a fairy mentioned in William Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet… 146 more words

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Two kinds of people

“There are only two kinds of people, those who accept dogmas and know it, and those who accept dogmas and don’t know it.”

 G.K. Chesterton.



Europe: A Belated Reflection

I left for London just under a year ago, and those four months gave me my first true taste of the world. I never took the time to write about my trips and experiences. 857 more words