CHANGE AND THE FIRST DRYSTONE STAGE ACTS ANNOUNCED

The French have a word for it in fact, damn the expense “Au diable les dépenses” they have six, “Plus ça change, Plus c’est pareil” translated (and we’ll noy be outdone by the French for the price of a word or two) it means “The more things change, the more they stay the same.” Take Radio 2, we’ve just got rid of Parkinson on Sundays when “avant de le savoir” before you know it, Wogan’s got the show. It makes me long for the days when we had DLT so I don’t know what that says about me, something quite Continue reading CHANGE AND THE FIRST DRYSTONE STAGE ACTS ANNOUNCED

WHY I’M DOING WHAT I’M DOING

The Festival Journal of Mr A R Whittaker, “Mr Wizardmarra” Part Two “Tingles” DISCLAIMER: The Festival Journal of Mr A R Whittaker, “Mr Wizardmarra” Is not The Festival Journal of Solway Festivals Limited and the opinions and statements below are those entirely of Mr Wizardmarra. Who is as sharp as a pincushion and as mad as cheese. FROM A VERY UNTIDY DESK So if you’ve hit on this page following the link from the Solfest message board here’s the crack. In some ways I’ve become jaded with Mainstage. Even though believe me standing up there in front of you wonderful Continue reading WHY I’M DOING WHAT I’M DOING

The Festival Journal of Mr A R Whittaker, "Mr Wizardmarra" Part One. "Harumph!

DISCLAIMER:The Festival Journal of Mr A R Whittaker, “Mr Wizardmarra” Is not The Festival Journal of Solway Festivals Limited and the opinions and statements below are those entirely of Mr Wizardmarra. Who is as sharp as a pincushion and as mad as cheese. FROM THE VICE CHAIRMANS CUSHION As I write this the Solfest countdown on www.wizardmarra.com says 83days 08 hours 01 minute 13 seconds and counting down. So it’s time I sat down using my Vice Chairmans Arse (Worzel Gummidge had a selection of heads which enabled him to multi task. I have a Box of Arses.) and say Continue reading The Festival Journal of Mr A R Whittaker, "Mr Wizardmarra" Part One. "Harumph!

THE TILTON SESSIONS

This is what went on in the bus referred to by Gaz Coombes as “The Space Bus” at the back of the Drystone Stage. For you, a collection of DRYSTONE SETS. Jodi Watson & Ali Rigg TONGUE TIDE Paul Harrison The Casual Terrorist Laura James Fiona Clayton Three from The Wierdstring Band The Melodica, Melody and Me The Wizards Pot An archive of the life and rantings of The Wizardmarra. www.wizardmarra.com The Best Storyteller In The World. Related posts: THE UNDERTONES AT SOLFEST 2007 SOLFEST FM BUD and BLOSSOM Then suddenly sprout!