THE JOURNAL OF BILLY NO MATES

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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

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SQUIRRELKICKER

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OK, Here it is the first NUTS IN MAY SPECIAL podcast. Not every track on it is by someone appearing at the festival but I’ll tell you here who they are and in every subsequent podcast there will be more as they are announced. By the time the next one goes up the website for the festival will be fully up and running and not the “holding page” that you’ll see at present. Anyhow, here’s the running order for the current podcast… THE BOAT BAND – CUMBERLAND REEL THE POLYJESTERS – THOMAS BUILDER MISHAPED PEARLS – ODI EL AMO ACHISA Continue reading SQUIRRELKICKER

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A FANTASY LINE UP FROM A SAD OLD MAN

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Presenting the ultimate FANTASY LINE UP for a final farewell and to show my appreciation for everybody over the years who made THE DRYSTONE STAGE possible. WIZARDMARRAS NOT THE DRYSTONE STAGE 2011 THE TRACK LISTINGS WIZARDMARRA – ANGUS’ BOOGIE/GAYNES STAR MARK SAUL – JOURNEY TO THE CENTRE OF THE CELTS THE MYST – BURN DRAGONSFLY – ISHQ ALLAH (LIVE ON THE DRYSTONE STAGE SOLFEST 2008) MARY CUSTY – TALES FROM THE HEART OF CHUANG TZU JENNY MCCORMICK – ME, I PREFER THE MOON EVIE PLUMB – UNAFFORDABLE DAYDREAMS SWEETBEATS – ORANGE STREET (LIVE ON THE DRYSTONE STAGE SOLFEST 2008) HELEN Continue reading A FANTASY LINE UP FROM A SAD OLD MAN

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FROM PEDALS TO PODCAST

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Well as it’s high time I got this blog and my podcast updated I can’t have a better reason to do so than commemorate the 4th annual Spinners Arms sponsored cycle ride for Cancer Research and both the blog and the podcast are dedicated to this. As well as dedicating this and the podcast to all my fellow riders I must say a huge, Huge, HUGE HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who sponsored me. I raised £175 (I’m still waiting for £15 you know who you are!) and I’ve learned from a visit to the Spinners and this why a Continue reading FROM PEDALS TO PODCAST

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Tales From The Stand Up Chameleon

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Adventures in time, space and public houses. The multi dimensional adventures of Jib Longwilly and Swanky Morris, Jabberlique and Smiggleb Banjax, as they attempt to set things right in all dimensions. Along with other tales from the “Stand Up Chameleon” an Inn in the small town of Nexus that stands at the insection of all the worlds. The first chapter read by Wizardmarra with background music “Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis” by Ralph Vaughan Williams. In which all worlds are created, and we meet some of our protagonists (The Young) Jib Longwilly, the yet to become an undead Morris Continue reading Tales From The Stand Up Chameleon

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