This is a very different April 1st from the one I’d expected to be waking up to even a couple of weeks ago. Since the beginning of the year, I’d had a Big Plan in place: Spring 2020 was going to be all about my writing. I’d booked a three month break from my job,… Read More Blogging through the storm
“I love your skirt!” came the holler from a lady in the front row, just as the exuberant applause greeting Eddie to the stage had died down (albeit only after he’d admonished us with “I haven’t done anything yet!”) “Thank you, I like it too, I think Dickens would have approved,” came Eddie’s reply, before… Read More Expectations of Great Expectations: Eddie Izzard at Cadogan Hall, Friday, 3rd of January 2020
Here’s a little vlog I made during my Bank Holiday of Gigs at the beginning of May!
Hello there! Do you want to watch me rambling on about music and telly whilst being distracted by birds flying past my window? Of course you do!
I’m going to take a little blogging break this month while I prepare for a home move. Faithful viewers will remember that I did the same thing not so long ago: the fact is, my new flat hasn’t worked out for me, and I’m planning to move back to my old area when my current… Read More We’re moving, so moving…
Introducing the Scruffy Storms YouTube channel! Come and join me at the Tube of You for videos about my favourite albums of 2018, CD hauls, the joy of CD singles and much more! Expect a bit of Booktube and some blathering on about Doctor Who as well 🙂 Channel link: Click here!
There’s so much I should be blogging about right now. The amazing gig from the Manics and the Anchoress at the Royal Festival Hall last Tuesday! The next instalment of All The Gigs Of My Life – Pet Shop Boys at the Savoy in June 1997! Today’s questionable decision to include video streams in the… Read More Moving, just keep moving…
It is one year since the terrorist bombing at the Manchester Arena, at the close of a concert by Ariana Grande. Twenty two people were killed, and over 800 injured. 2017 was a horrible year for terrorist attacks in the UK, and while I was lucky not to be involved in any, this one hit me… Read More Remembering the Manchester Arena Bombing