Monthly Archives: January 2015

the viv albertine book

one summer around five years ago, i arrived in san francisco on a warm balmy evening. with suitcase tossed into and around a hotel room, i then ran out into the city night,       like a rat up … Continue reading

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allen jones and clockwork orange

that photograph above is mary in the mens toilets at the royal academy of arts. the lighting in this wonderfully well considered interior is so dramatic,it felt wrong not to take a picture of her in there for sharing with … Continue reading

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georgie fame at ronnie scotts

i know it’s an awfully strident thing to say,but this was maybe my most enjoyable night of live music ever… excuse me dear reader for indulging,but i’m typing away here in an effort to fully communicate the feelgood i felt … Continue reading

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the ace cafe in north london

last week i fell in love with a roadside cafe..it’s funny how many with music in their veins, fall head over heal for houses like these,and here’s maybe why..back in the 1950’s,the only places to hear records loudly were on … Continue reading

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