Gig; The incredibly Strange Film Band
Oct17

Gig; The incredibly Strange Film Band

I headed off to London yesterday for a day and evening with my good mate David – as he’d suggested he go and watch a band he’s previously been impressed with, “The Incredibly Strange Film Band“. They play a range of ‘covers’ – but not your normal stuff, oh no, this would be an evening of film and TV themes.  You often forget how good (and funky) 70’s film scores where, and they do...

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Latest gig – NiN
Jul18

Latest gig – NiN

Went to another gig this week, my first trip to the O2 arena, to see Nine Inch Nails.  My wife is the fan – but I always enjoy live music, and it was a chance to see the O2 close up and stay in a posh hotel nearby 🙂 It could be the one of the last ever NiN gigs – Trent has stated that they may not tour again (for a long? time).  In support was Mew (a quite interesting sounding Danish band), and Janes Addiction (reformed)....

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Spinal Tap – gig tomorrow
Jun29

Spinal Tap – gig tomorrow

I’m getting excited! It’s not only a holiday this week, but also I’m off to see Spinal Tap at Wembley arena tomorrow 🙂 If you don’t know who I’m talking about – you need to see the film “This is Spinal Tap” – one of the greatest comedy films ever made (In my opinion). The film was made using a method of improvisation – and is the story of ‘British’ heavy metal...

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Gigs n stuff
May13

Gigs n stuff

Hurrah for the summer.. and I’ve got a few gigs all booked up and ready to roll. End of June, it’s off to Wembley Arena to see the legendary “SPINAL TAP” play a one off ‘world tour’ gig 😉   They are even supporting themselves as the Folksmen.  It should be a cracking night, as This is Spinal Tap is probably one of my fav films of all time.  If you’ve not seen it, you MUST!   An improvised...

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