Reading 95

Reading 95

A Twitter chum shared a picture of the Reading 95 line-up today. For no particular reason I thought it would be fun to put together a Britpop festival from the bands who appeared over the three days. I've decided to put together three days with five acts appearing on each day...because I'm a middle-aged man [...]

The Return of the Magnificent Seven

The Return of the Magnificent Seven

The house lights go down. The already rowdy crowd get rowdier and crowdier. The strains of Bernsteins theme from "The Magnificent Seven" blares from the P.A. Here come the gang. All present and correct. Like a Yorkshire collective of Dorian Grey's they stalk the stage, soaking up every roar of the audience...and what a roar [...]

Sheds Heaven

Sheds Heaven

Do you remember what you were doing on the 10th March 1994? Of course you don't. Nothing of any note ever happens on the 10th March.  Specially not in 1994. Ah, but the thing is I DO remember what I was doing then.  Not only that but I'll never forget it. My girlfriend studied art [...]