The contenders for #3albums01 Twitter poll
100 albums, 2 weeks to listen to them and then pick your top 7 #7albums10s
This is a review of the albums that I have been listening to whilst working from home. Albums listened to for week 29 covers from 5-9 October. Monday 5 October I first covered the big four of US trash metal way back at the start of lockdown. Week 2 they were shaking the foundations of … Continue reading Music life in lockdown week 29
My top 41 albums from 2001 and how they fared in the #3albums01 poll.
This is a review of the albums that I have been listening to whilst working from home. Albums listened to for week 25 covers from 14-19 September. All albums feature on @RichardS7370 #3albums2005. Monday 14 September Starting off the new working week all dedicate to the year 2005. By the end of the week I … Continue reading Music life in lockdown week 26
My last ever Irish festival.
New year and new gigs to go to. Starting off 2005 was two trips to Dublin within a week of each other before going back down at the end of the month. First up was US supergroup Velvet Revolver consisting of Guns N' Roses members Slash (lead guitar), Duff McKagan (bass, backing vocals), and former member … Continue reading 2005 – January to April
Keeping in the same format at the 2002 blog, I have split this again half yearly due to the amount of gigs I had been too. There will be a separate blog for the one festival that was attended that year as well. 2003 kicked off with the annual NME tour show which was headlined … Continue reading 2003 – January to May
The summer of 2001 saw me going to two festivals that year - T in the Park over in Scotland and the second Witnness festival in Ireland. T in the Park took place over the weekend of 7-8 July. This was my first visit to a Scottish festival and it was really good. Very much … Continue reading 2001 – festivals
If you were going to do one festival that year it was going to be this one....Glastonbury. At the time one for the bucket list. Never in my wildest dreams did I think I would be at this festival. Looking back now 20 years ago it seemed easier to get tickets. A mere snip at … Continue reading Glastonbury 1999