Posts Tagged ‘music’

What music did you grow up with? This – ‘the songs our parents gave us‘ – got me thinking. For me it was classical music…either records or the radio. In fact my parents then got a lot of their favourite records on cassette, and then bought everything all over again on CDs. They still use […]


flat #blogjune

03Jun16

Bit flat last weekend was with family had a couple of hours with Izzy in the car and we sang to this…a fave…and it’s true  


I follow, well “liked” Canberra Punk and Beyond on Facebook when it was first launched a couple of years ago. As the info blurb says – the group is there to….”CANBERRA INDEPENDENT MUSIC 70’S/80’S-ANYONE WHO WAS THERE-SHARE PHOTOS,MUSIC,STORIES FROM THE PERIOD.1977-1992″ There have been some gigs in the last few years, with some of the […]


I feel so relaxed I can barely blog. Lazy-ish day. Spent the morning moving furniture n stuff around in the main living area. Really happy with results. Whole feel of room is different. And there is that inevitable decluttering and cleaning that comes with shifting sofas and tables around. Walked in the afternoon with Carl […]


I’m alive

03Jun12

Had a head cold over the weekend and my energy has been low low low. I am wondering whether this blog June will work. I hate being half assed, and that’s how it feels so far and it’s only the freaking third of June. Anyhoo….I’m alive, and that’s ALL i have to blog about just […]


Wall of sound How cool is that phrase? How cool is the music? My music this week. Ronettes, Crystals, Righteous Brothers…. Has covered me, enthused me, kept me going in a super busy, productive week. What about you??


….Dave Pike. Who? Well I didn’t know who Dave Pike was until a few years ago. When we were coming back from India through Bangkok in 2004, I picked up some dodgy CDs. One was called Asian Lounge (I think- I have lost it now…), but this song, Mathar (listen to the whole thing) was […]