Music… and my favourite gigs

Music has always been an important part of my life even though I don’t play any instrument myself. You can read all about how I became a groupie (… there’s more of a story to those posts than you might guess from the title!) Music has also enabled me to meet the most wonderful people and make some great friends… and music has been an inspiration too!

A secret…

This isn’t exactly shameful… risible maybe but it is not something I would normally share… I used to watch X-Factor… yes, I confess… and what is more I have just bought the CD of an ex-X-factor winner:   Matt is a twenty-nine year old singer who won X-factor in 2010 and this is his second album; he wrote […]


Who is she?

This lovely young woman was singing, sometimes accompanied by a bass player and a saxophonist who doubled on a cajon at Love’s Café Restaurant in Weston-super-Mare on Thursday night, 30th August. She had a tremendous voice, warm and melodic, and played her instruments well… but who was she? I don’t know!