Yeah it’s going to be obvious when I’m out about this coming year. So I might as well let the cat out of the proverbial now. I’m going into another clinic! This time I’m happy to say is not to get myself dried out again. Though some would say it’s worse. I’m going to have a little nip and tuck done and get the kisser looking like the young and virile ape I once was. Well I still am a virile ape but I’m looking a bit on the shabby side and hopefully rack up a bit more luck on Continue reading GETTING WORK DONE
The majority of these acts appeared an the inaugural weekend of The Black Barn Stage at OFF THE TRACKS musical festival in September. Usual links to be found on my blog access it via my website www.wizardmarra.com BIGGLES WARTIME BAND – MIDNIGHT SPECIAL WIZARDMARRA – FORECAST ROUGHNECK RIOT – THIS IS OUR DAY THE BEEKEEPERS – DO YOU BEHAVE LIKE THIS AT HOME THE HANG PROJECT R CAJUN & THE ZYDECO BROTHERS – LA CREME DE FAIM. DREAM CIRCUIT – SOUL PLANTATION EARTHLING SOCIETY – THE GREEN MANALISHI FLORA GOLDEN – FLAMES YLEM LARSA WILLE & THE BANDITS – CHILLOUT Continue reading OTT BLACK BARN SPECIAL
Yes, I know it’s been too long away again, but it’s never too late to do it and it’s slowly building up over the years so maybe when I’m dead and gone my great great great great grandson or daughter can read about me and my exploits, thoughts my hopes and fears for our future world and say to themselves “and I thought me dad was a Looney!” Three reasons for this missive Three reasons to break silence Three gifting’s to reveal The First is one of music, of giggling and singsong celebrating from machine to ears and inside for Continue reading OFF FESTIVALS AND FESTIVITIES AND CATCHING THE INTERNET IN A JAR.
That’s what some would say as I sit here on my own while my good Ladymarra is partying on down at Solfest. Perhaps it is, but I don’t think so and I’m not entirely on my own as my good friend Jose is by my side and Snr Cuervo is such good fun, I may get philosophical or have a rant later, but for now it’s time for the annual fun that is Podcast…… ……and here it is! I had a LOT of fun putting it together and it enabled me to play some tracks by good people who I’ve Continue reading THE JOURNAL OF BILLY NO MATES
The following interview republished here has not seen the light of day for some time. But I thought it would be good to put it up here as it fills in some of the gaps and my memory of those heady days is not as good as it once was. though now I come to think about it I couldn’t remember them all that well at the time it actually happened. In case you’ve forgotten him Jack Daniels was a high profile DJ on Wonderful Radio Monica, a pirate ship anchored off the Scottish coast. Nice fella, I can’t remember Continue reading SLEEVE NOTES