Champagne Charlie

Tuesday, 10 February 2009, 23:52 | Category : Good new stuff
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Just in case you’ve just come out of solitary confinement, this year is the 200th Anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin. The Natural History Museum are typically on the case, spearheading the Darwin 200 campaign and celebrations of the old scientist’s life and work. So there is the expected round of stuff like lectures, [...]

A rose by another name

Tuesday, 10 February 2009, 22:06 | Category : Good new stuff
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So that’s what happened to Laura Groves! She’s been an occasional delight on this blog ever since January 2007, but a substantial release has always seemed too far in the indeterminate distance. There have been some delightful titbits along the way, but it seems that I’ve been looking for more in the wrong places, because [...]

The last (TV) picture show

Tuesday, 10 February 2009, 13:53 | Category : Video
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All good things must come to an end, and so, with some inevitability, time has been called on Jeremy Warmsley and Fay Buzzard’s excellent Welcome to our TV Show, which over the last year has showcased a fine bunch of bands and artists, live and direct from the Warmsley front room. Most of these have [...]