How the Covid Pandemic affected my outlook on music Today is the start of Mental Health Week and it is quite appropriate that onSaturday night I attended my first concert in two years. Prior to the pandemic, 2020 was to be an exciting year for music with loadsof gigs booked throughout the year. January 2020 started … Continue reading Gig Anxiety
Tag: Iron Maiden
Latest Twitter challenge for the month of October came from @firstnamebob. With Hallloween being associated with the month of October and all things spookiness I thought this would be fun to engage in. I got my thinking cap on straight away but judging from my picks below which I include with the Spotify link, I … Continue reading #HorrorBizness
Looking back at some gigs over the years for the month of May.
Week 2 of the #AtoBest80salbum on Twitter.
This is a review of the albums that I have been listening to whilst working from home. Albums listened to for week 39 covers from 14-18 December. The penultimate lockdown post before the final one for week 40. Monday 14 December Today was the first time in years that I had listened to these Bush … Continue reading Music life in lockdown week 39
Looking back at my music journey from the 1980s on National Album Day
This is a review of the albums that I have been listening to whilst working from home. Albums listened to for week 13 cover from 15 June to 19 June. Monday 15 June - Iron Maiden Continuing on where I left off on Friday, this would have been a day off work if Sunstroke festival … Continue reading Music life in lockdown week 13
This is a review of the albums that I have been listening to whilst working from home. Albums listened to for week 11 cover from 8 June to 12 June. Monday 8 June - The Clash Kicking off the new working week with the last gang in town...The Clash! I pretty much selected the best … Continue reading Music life in lockdown week 12
Looking back at the highs and lows of going to gigs at the iconic Kings Hall.
After going to my first gig the desire to do another one is great. At the start I was relying on friends to want to go with me so unless we liked similar bands there was the likelihood of missing some as I wasn’t comfortable going on my own back then. A few highlights from … Continue reading 1990