Going Deaf for a Living

Going Deaf for a Living

"Going Deaf for a Living" starts in an old pub in Kennington, South London. Actually, that isn't true. That pub, The Old Red Lion, isn't an old pub anymore.  It is a new pub sitting on the grounds, or the grave, of an old pub. Also, the story of "Going Deaf for a Living" doesn't [...]

Sleeper, Kentish Town Forum,13/4/19

Sleeper, Kentish Town Forum,13/4/19

I am not a young man. My body has been battered and bruised these past few years by a chronic health condition.  I live with constant physical pain.  That has taken its toll on my mental and emotional health too. Boo, and indeed, hoo. Everyone has problems...burdens to bear. Crosses to carry to their own [...]

Losing Myself…

Losing Myself…

February 1994 saw Suede return to the UK after a series of concerts in the States. These live dates were there first UK appearances since Glastonbury in 1993...a festival where they shared the bill with Rolf Harris, The Saw Doctors and something called Superchunk. The first of these UK dates provided people like me with [...]