As my last streaming advice was rather on the short side, here is a list of some of the Jazz Livestreams taking place this Bank Holiday Weekend. Saturday 1st May 2pm Pianist Joe Webb and Bassist Will Sach are teaming up once again and this week's theme is the music of possibly the greatest Jazz … Continue reading This Weekend in Jazz Streaming
It is time for Frank's Fibbing Friday What’s the difference between “going on holiday” and “taking a vacation”? Pretentiousness What’s the difference between a “rubbish bin” and a “trash can”? The first is a bin which is a bit crap, the latter is a bit of very bad tasteWhat’s the difference between the “boot” of … Continue reading Fibbing Friday 30th April
Over April many bloggers did an A - Z challenge, I myself for numerous reasons didn't take part, but decided to do something for the month of May. I will be starting my A to Z from Monday the 3rd as opposed to the start of May.
Dr Tanya aka Salted Caramel asks us about our favourite bread rolls today 1. Basic Floured White Bap- good for dipping in soup or to make a sandwhich 2. Brioche 3. Hot Cross Buns- bit of a cheat I know as it is a sweet bread 4. Mini French Bread 5. Crushy Hot Dog Rolls
Which would you rather throw away: Love or Money? Money, it can always be earned back. Love on the other hand... Do you believe you should do one thing a day that scares you? No, I never understood this idea. Something tricky or different yes... What’s the last thing you do at night? Sleep. Usually … Continue reading Share Your World 26th April
Slightly ahead of schedule here is my quick round up of some of the Jazz Livestreams going out this week. As usual I shall point out that I am doing this off my own back and I have no affiliations with any of the performers or venues streaming the events, also that this is merely … Continue reading This week in Jazz Streaming
Welcome back to Sunday Lyric Sunday, head over to Jim at NewEpicAuthor to familiarise yourself with the rules. This week we have different ways of saying goodbye as the prompt, and the song that you chose must contain either Arrivederci, Bon-voyage, Ciao, Farewell, Goodbye, Hasta la vista, Sayonara or Shalom in the title or the … Continue reading Song Lyric Sunday: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Another entry in my occasional series in which I select five linked films I think you should check out. The films may not necessarily be the best or the most well known, but I maintain that they are worth checking out. 1. The Quatermass Xperiment (1955) (USA title: The Creeping Unknown) Starring Brian Donlevy, Jack … Continue reading 5 Films: Hammer Horror