Monthly Archives: October 2013

Dr Feelgood & Wilko Johnson

When one of our locals reopened the other day, I was delighted to discover this poster in pride of place. It harks back to the pub’s glory days, now known as the Ivy House but then called the Newlands Tavern, … Continue reading

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Some of the most glorious records you will ever hear

At a recent back to ours, the challenge was thrown down… well, actually I challenged myself, but hey, my house, my rules… Sorry, where were we? Ah yes. A musical challenge. With the assembled party planning to attend the Lucky … Continue reading

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Giorgio Moroder, Evolution

My mum, bless her, emailed today to ask “Can you give me the name of that track you played that I liked? Sounded German. I shall buy some for my iPod.” A bit of a wide brief, admittedly, but further … Continue reading

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