‘Summer in the City’ by The Lovin’ Spoonful is my new jam.
To hot to trot, I’ll lie behind this pot.
A brief look at six choral works from the 20th century. This article is on the BBC’s classical Music Magazine and links to tonight’s First Night of the Proms.
The Norwegian novelist Karl Ove Knausgaard said at the Hay Festival this year something along the lines that he tries to write faster than he thinks.
There’s a lot to recommend this, particularly since there is a disconnection between thought and action. The thought, the inspiration, the idea, the understanding is pure. By the time the thought has become action – been formed into language,…
Prelude to Heart is a Lotus side B
Prelude to Heart is a Lotus by Michael Garrick Sextet with Don Rendell and Ian Carr (Gearbox Records) 180g audiophile vinyl.
A Death in the Family
Another great set from Hurray for the Riff Raff, my favourite Americana band at the moment, performing for the Children’s Cancer Association.
Blue Ridge Mountain
End of the Line
Here it Comes
Little Black Star