Category Archives: Music

Shabby Road

It’s getting like a bed-in here. Except I’m not John and Yoko, the world’s press isn’t interested in why I’m spending so much time in bed, Peter Brown hasn’t called to say anything and nobody’s gonna crucify me. But Christ, … Continue reading

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Oingo Boingo

There was a punk band called the Spasmodics, wasn’t there? I’m sure I haven’t just made them up, even though I frequently make things up instead of remembering real things. Like that time I didn’t want to remember Boris Johnson … Continue reading

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Being Boring

It is Friday afternoon and I’ve managed to leave my apartment for the first time in three days. I still feel rather broken but have enjoyed a coffee and a catch up with Si so am virtually a human person. … Continue reading

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Then/Now

I’m finding it really hard having to cope with my stupid body being really beaten up by a couple of days in London. For a few weeks now I have been able to spend time with a lot of friends … Continue reading

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Yellow Lorry Slow

Soonish, or perhaps just gone by, it will be the fiftieth anniversary of a giant leap for humankind – when Liverpudlians walked on the zebra crossing closest to EMI’s Abbey Road studios. They came in peace for all mankind. Because … Continue reading

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Ich Bin Ein Sausage

“You want the moon on a stick, not because it is easy, but because it is hard.” President Ray and Alan Kennedy said that and then he dropped the stick in Dallas and got run over by some bullets. A … Continue reading

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Double O Fuck

I am wearing a t-shirt which bears the word ‘grumpy’. It might be too mild a warning for anyone who encounters me today; a more fitting slogan might be: ‘I’m likely to light you on fire if you so much … Continue reading

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