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Bringing it all back home and sticking it in a drawer and forgetting about it

Damn near two years since I last sat down to write a blogpost. I’ve missed it. It’s not due to a lack of material, there’s been a steady and relentless increase in the amount of vinyl entering the family home in that period thanks to my wonderful wife’s expeditions to charity shops and vintage fairs around NE Scotland, as well as my own occasional forays into the charity shops of this region. 555 more words

Aberdeen

NEW BOOK DEAL!!

Photo courtesy of Clackamas County Historical Society, All Rights Reserved

Woo-hoo!! Another book!

I’m thrilled to announce I sold my second book, this one a historical novel of early Oregon. 298 more words

Oregon History

Happy birthday, Steve Howe

Before the million selling Prog Rock machine of Yes, Steve Howe slayed guitar in The Syndicats, responsible for the Joe Meek produced, freakbeat monster, Crawdaddy Simone, and psych legends Tomorrow.



Music

COPYCAT TRIBUTE TO JOE MEEK @ OTTO'S SHRUNKEN HEAD


WEDNESDAY MARCH 25TH 2015 – COPYCAT TRIBUTE TO JOE MEEK @ OTTO’S SHRUNKEN HEAD NYC

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COPYCAT TRIBUTE TO PRODUCER JOE MEEK WHO IS BEST KNOW FOR THE INSTRUMENTAL HIT “TELSTAR” 35 more words

Nightlife

MEEK SHALL INHERIT THE EARTH

I’ve always had a love affair with Joe Meek’s music and strange life– “Telstar”, I always thought, would be the perfect dirge at my funeral. 164 more words

Tunes

Those staying with me / Benimle kalanlar

Here is a list of the good narrations that I came across on screen, and would like to share with you.

1. Doubt (2008), John Patric Shanley, … 480 more words

Spencer Speaks!

In the fine tradition of Frost/Nixon in this exciting episode of 1537 I give you my no-holds-barred interview with Spencer Evoy, lead vox and sax from, the 1537 2012 ‘Album of The Year’ winners, MFC Chicken!! 1,443 more words

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