Pesky Bones is Peter Farnan... Plus
Tony Sables on lead guitar!Our good friend Tony Sables joined us on lead guitar for our 19 Sep 2015 free online concert. It was very impromptu even by our standards! … Continue Reading ››
"You may need to rest," advises Adobe Flash installerAfter updating my Adobe Flash I was very surprised to see this message pop up on my screen! Well, OK, if you say so... I think I'll have a lie down, thank you very much. Continue Reading ››
Something which isn’t immediately apparent until you get to know the songs intimately is the astounding ‘honesty’ in the recordings.
The Basement TapesContinue Reading ››
John Lennon at his most eloquent, his thoughts beautifully animated in this film produced by Jerry Levitan, who interviewed him at the age of 14 in1969.
I took this picture of Dunluce Castle (Northern Ireland) from the Wild Goose, 2009. This is the castle pictured on Led Zeppelin’s “Houses Of The Holy”. The Wild Goose is a small yacht which was the first vessel to navigate the entire coast of Russia. The tale of how it now belongs to my sister and brother-in-law is rather interesting in itself! Perhaps I’ll tell it in another photo – watch this space…
Another of my photos from Derry/Londonderry, 2009. A statue symbolizing peace. Sadly, a firebomb planted by the IRA went of at a hotel in that very city on Friday, but thanks to a swift midnight evacuation, no one was hurt. #peace
Gorgonzola and Vegemite. What? It was great! #gorgonzola #vegemite #foodmatch #pungent
Derry/Londonderry, N. Ireland in 2009. (@hanfengshui asked me to post more photos of Ireland but I don’t live there any more so I’m digging into the archives!) #archivegram #ireland #norrhernireland #derrystrokelondonderry #norniron #dccardwellarchives