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Music life in lockdown week 37

Music life in lockdown week 37

The contenders for #3albums01 Twitter poll

#3albums01 Twitter poll

#3albums01 Twitter poll

My top 41 albums from 2001 and how they fared in the #3albums01 poll.

2002 – festivals

That year was a busy one festival wise.  As well as doing the normal weekend festivals like Witnness in Ireland and back to the Reading Festival in England, 2002 saw the first arrival of Ozzfest in Ireland and for the first time Belfast getting it's own festival with Tennent's Vital. So onto my first metal … Continue reading 2002 – festivals

2001

The new year bring me over to London for the first of two NME gigs in the city at the iconic Astoria venue. I was staying with friends in London that weekend and got them tickets for the second night which was the NME tour show.  This was the first time I had ever done … Continue reading 2001

Glastonbury 1999

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