Monday, 16 November 2015

here's a thing

many thanks to my friend sam for helping me tweak this... odd bit of nonsense

Tuesday, 29 September 2015

the common swings library of folk musicians #3: пьян и моего дерева

and today's entry for the common swings' library of folk music, is estonian band пьян и моего дерева (i've forgotten exactly what it means, but it's something along the lines of "drunk and out of my tree", which you can see from the band members is something of an ironic name for such serious types)

Tuesday, 22 September 2015

the common swings library of folk musicians #1: dick shunt

yesterday we had the first of the common swings' country musicians - and now here's some folky types as well: one dick shunt, one of the world's most famous traditional singers of songs about tiny mammals...

Friday, 22 May 2015

Thursday, 19 February 2015

well here's a thing

nothing less than the thing that gave the title to this blog and these silly, silly things that i do...

Saturday, 31 January 2015

something's coming

i'm about half way through the edit of "the bombardier's eyes" and am beginning to kick about the ideas for formatting it as a serialisation. hopefully it'll be in a tabloid newspaper format and in fourteen parts. i'm doing the adverts for it now... hopefully radio silence will be a thing of the past. soon...

First Show in Two Years!!!

 This Saturday! The old college! Todmorden Folk Festival! I will be selling all the things! Come and buy them and tell your friends!!! (And ...