Bark for Barksdale

Let's kick off with a look at some of my recent musical purchases: Two of these albums are 'lost' albums, namely "Blue World" by John Coltrane and "Rubberband" by Miles Davis. "Rubberband" is quite a famous lost album having being mentioned in several liner notes for later Miles albums and some of the trumpet work … Continue reading Bark for Barksdale


I Guess I Will Have to Change My Plans

I am currently eating my lunch on my split shift and have got my Spotify discovery playlist running as I type this, as before I will not the tracks as I go along (Oh Look at Me Know- Lee Whiley, Bobby Hackett). The week got off to a very good start for me with a … Continue reading I Guess I Will Have to Change My Plans


Friday I went to the Cinema, unusually I went to the Shrewsbury Cineworld as opposed to Telford, and I saw the new Dumbo movie which is by Tim Burton. It is ok, a bit Tim Burton-lite with many of his usual themes present but don't really dwelt up. I can't really compare it with the … Continue reading Downtime