Category Archive: Music

Presents and Absence

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…..and when I say presents, I mean this lovely bundle of books I got for my birthday on Thursday! I had a fabulous day and was treated to a surprise trip to Cardigan’s… Continue reading

Robert Peston: Not just a diamond, he’s a diamond dawg!

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It’s hard to remember those sunny pre-crash days, before the bankers got greedy and sold the economy down the river. As the bleak ruinous reality unfolded, Robert Peston’s daily ‘Upshares, Downshares’ reports on… Continue reading

All The Best Paradigm Shifts Are Started By A Man In A Dressing Gown, Humming

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Finding that all the new music I hear sounds like the regurgitated and repackaged music of my teens and twenties, I’ve hung up my indiepop rollerboots and am off to explore pastures new.… Continue reading

Prometheus – The Poem of Fire

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Last week, I heard mention of a program about Scriabin’s ‘Prometheus‘ with Bill Mival that had already aired on Radio 3. It caught my attention because I’m fond of the myth of Prometheus,… Continue reading