Archive | November 2012

Shit tips for shit bands

Believe it or not, I was once in a band. We played gigs, we argued, we drank beers and we had a whale of a time.

We never really got anywhere, but we recorded two ep’s, supported some good bands and almost managed to get paid once.

The band in question was,Cold Pistols. I still wholeheartedly regret the name, it didn’t roll off the tongue like a band’s name should do. Read More…


Winter Blues cured by Blues

Every Friday the Cleveland bay in Yarm is transformed into the hub of local blues music and last night I finally turned up for one.

On arriving I asked myself a question, nothing deep just why on earth haven’t I come before? Read More…