Through The Magic Door

Distractions aplenty

Festival Fun at Cropredy 2015

Long time readers of this blog will probably know that each year the family and I attend Fairport’s Cropredy Convention, a folky music festival held in the tiny village of … Continue reading

August 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Manic Street Preachers Live at Cardiff Castle

My excitement in the run-up to this concert was somewhat overshadowed by crippling fear and stress as the threat of a rail strike loomed over the country. If the strike … Continue reading

June 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Delays, Live in Bristol

2014 is turning out to be a very good year for gigging. First The Jezabels, then two amazing MSP shows, last night we had the Delays, next week is Echo … Continue reading

May 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Manic Street Preachers live in Manchester and Bournemouth

In the past week I have been lucky enough to see Manic Street Preachers twice. Once in Manchester, and once in Bournemouth. It involved a lot of time spent on … Continue reading

April 9, 2014 · 3 Comments

Mind. Blown. The Jezabels, Live in Bristol

It is 3am as I write this, having just returned from getting my mind blown in Bristol by the wonder that is The Jezabels. I have been a fan of … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Boxer Rebellion, Live in Bristol

Last Thursday I ventured out into the storms and made a longer than usual journey to Bristol (by coach rather than train thanks to the weather) to see The Boxer … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bloodied Feet. Blackened Ribs. Broken Glasses. Brilliant Gig.

When bands I like go on tour I normally have to travel to Bristol (if not London…Depeche Mode I’m looking at you!) to see them – Goldfrapp, The Boxer Rebellion, … Continue reading

September 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cropredy 2013

Every year towards the beginning of August the family gets together, loads up the cars with booze and heads off down the motorway (with an inevitable breakdown along the way) … Continue reading

August 14, 2013 · 2 Comments

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