Monthly Archives: February 2013

Too lovely – Beatie Wolfe at Jazz Cafe, Camden

Beatie Wolfe and the Pack, Jazz Cafe, London Sunday 24th February 2013 In Camden you are spoilt for choice when it comes to music venues, with most tastes catered for. One of the most well-known being Jazz Cafe. Opened in … Continue reading

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Moths, Pirates and Diamonds with Fiona Bevan at Theta Cafe, Ipswich

You can’t say I didn’t warn you, having recommended this evening of musical magic in a previous blog. If you couldn’t make it (for whatever reason – maybe you had to polish the cat) you missed something quite special featuring … Continue reading

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May the bad not kill the good, nor the good kill the bad… there are no good assassins – Pablo Neruda

Their names are on the killing list And soon they shall be dead With poison in their veins Or lightning through their heads On 19th August 1989 a fight broke out in a car park in Savannah, Georgia, whereby a … Continue reading

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Mistaking aeroplanes for stars with Liz Lawrence at The Angel, Woodbridge

The Angel, Woodbridge/Blue Bus Tour Monday 18th February 2013 We’ve all been bedroom heroes in our time (in one way or another) and Liz Lawrence is clearly no exception, Bedroom Hero being the title track from her debut album. She … Continue reading

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Dying is an art, like everything else.

Fifty years ago, on February 11th, 1963, at her flat in Primrose Hill, London, during one of the worst winters on record, American poet and author, Sylvia Plath, killed herself. Inhaling gas from her domestic oven, she ended the life … Continue reading

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