It has alway been a hope of mine that I could patch things up with my long lost American friend from years ago. I am in sincere that there is very definitely an Andrea shaped hole in my life, I so miss our late night talks on various internet messengers about Jazz and sci-fi. I … Continue reading 3TC

The Adventures of Sandman Sawyer

Well my Whit-week Bank Holiday weekend was not how I had originally envisaged it way back in January, had the dreaded C-Word not struck the UK I would now be chilling out after the end of the Bridgnorth Jazz festival and making my preparations for Upton- but alas it is not to be. So today … Continue reading The Adventures of Sandman Sawyer

The Memory Man

"Gather round, it's story time. Are you sitting comfortably? Good, then we'll begin..."- Watch with Mother BBC 1950's children's show.After a long time thinking about it, I thought I'd finally re-visit my original visit to Illinois and Michigan, despite the downbeat ending. So I'll put a little background detail here, a long time ago back … Continue reading The Memory Man