Category Archives: Blur

Blur 21

Just under a year ago, I began a blog post which was called a “Blur 21: A few quick thoughts”. It never got published cos I never finished it. Which may have been a good thing. Fast forward 11 months … Continue reading

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A whinge about Radiohead and the “Best of British” gigs

#nowplaying Something In The Way- Nirvana Unplugged in New York I’ve mentioned before, I think it’s safe to say, that my girlfriend Jo is a massive Radiohead fan. This, as you will know if you’ve been here since last March, … Continue reading

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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

It’s hard to say goodbye, isn’t it? Most of you reading this will probably know that my footballing allegiance lies in the red and white half of north London, the better half. And so I’m thinking today, mainly, about the … Continue reading

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Glastonbury, Damon Albarn and Radiohead

This weekend was the first weekend for years when, for obvious reasons, I didn’t get to see very much of Glastonbury on the tv. Not that I was that bothered with U2, Coldplay and Beyonce headlining the famous Pyramid Stage. Yesterday … Continue reading

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A list: My Top Ten Gigs

Right, what follows is going to be a totally subjective list of my all time favourite gigs. That’s as much of a introduction as you’re getting. 1) Tricky at the London Astoria- July 99. I’ve seen Tricky perform six times now. … Continue reading

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1994:Parklife

Fresh from a weekend of football and disappointment in north London, I’d like to retreat to the warmth of an album that I first heard some 17 years ago- the third album from the Essex boys known as Blur- the … Continue reading

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