After a stressful shift at work and switch on the phone and am greeted by the news that Jazz/Blues singer Leon Redbone has died at the age of 69. I came to Leon thanks to Spotify and was a big fan of his laid back vocals and hip appearance. Here he is performing the song … Continue reading Leon Redbone RIP
My sabbatical is over, I only intended to be off for a few days but the funk of the Jazz Festival has lingered for longer than expected... See below I trust Mrs A has been keeping you entertained. The festival took place in various pubs and as such the venues tended to be a tad … Continue reading I’m back
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Since Sandman is away I posting an open forum. Are there any questions you would like to ask me?
The 16th Bridgnorth Jazz Festival kicked off this evening at the Down Inn (where I work) and I volunteered to do the bar because it meant that I got paid to listen to Jazz as I know Jazz is an acquired taste and felt it the honourable thing to do. The band in question were … Continue reading Friday Night was Music Night
Bandleader, Trumpeter, Broadcaster and Cartoonist Humphrey Lyttelton was born. Here's a short video about his early days with contributions from Humph himself and George Webb, presented by George Melly. https://youtu.be/SDCIKV7afW4
If you had to work but didn’t need the money, what would you choose to do? What's in your refrigerator right now? Have you ever smoked or used cannabis? My Answers I would probably volunteer for English Heritage or the National Trust Milk, cheese, pizza, salad stuff, bacon, yoghurt and a few other bits and … Continue reading A Quick Q and A
Have you ever worked in a fast food place? Have you ever sat by the phone all night waiting for someone to call? Would you ever have plastic surgery? Answer the questions in the comments or create a post and link to this one with a pingback. My Answers No I can honestly say I … Continue reading Sandman’s Q and A
Is it better to suspect something (bad or hurtful) and not know or to have your worst fears confirmed by sure knowledge? Knowledge is power, so it is better to know. Suspicion can destroy something honest because once the the shadow of a doubt is cast it is hard to remove completely. What makes you … Continue reading Share Your World 20th May 2019