Nanci, Don & Charlie

In less than a fortnight in the summer three people whose music was – and is – very important to me passed away. They were Nanci, Don and Charlie. Their names written together like that suggest a folk trio though I don’t think they ever worked together. But between them they crossed musical boundaries ofContinue reading “Nanci, Don & Charlie”

Rate this:

Mysterious books

I love books. I buy many, perhaps too many. And I don’t read enough. A few pages at bedtime and in no time I am nodding off. I need to find a better time of day to spend reading. Most of the books I buy come from charity shops and second-hand sales, and the funContinue reading “Mysterious books”

Rate this:

The strange story of Renee, who was invited to walk away

A great pop song is a wonderful sound to tickle your ears with. Sadly they seem to be less common these days. I only hear the occasional chart act doing anything interesting – Lady Gaga, Gorillaz, Clean Bandit, and, err… that’s about it. Though, to be fair, I’m not listening to Radio 1 these daysContinue reading “The strange story of Renee, who was invited to walk away”

Rate this: