Hey kid, This is me, your older self speaking. I won’t bother with a great long preamble – you just want some good advice, right? Here it comes. Choose your friends carefully. Some people are fun to hang out with when things are going good. When they’re not, they don’t want to know. The best … More Advice To My Younger Self
Here’s a short list of the best live albums I’ve come across so far. I’ve gone for albums which are more than dull greatest hits packages and instead, ones which capture the spirit of the artist. Like all my lists, this is subject to change. The Allman Brothers Band – At Filmore East Johnny Cash … More Favourite Live Albums
People always say ‘Have a good Christmas’ – but what does it actually mean? Here’s my answer – and I hope it brings you joy and merriment, just like a warming glass of your favourite tipple. Enjoy. I had many good Christmases as a child, but depressingly it seems they’ve grown thinner as my adult … More What’s a Good Christmas?
It’s been a bad day. As you walk back to your dorm room along the drizzle-sodden pathways, past the grim, grey halls of residence you finger the object in your coat pocket. Old faithful – always there. Staggering up the stairs, you pull the comforting metal keychain out and grasp it in your right hand … More Welcome to the Machine – 2oo Words