In this world of blockbuster movies and binge worthy box sets sometimes you just don’t have the time that these types of shows demand. Sometimes all you want is 30 minutes of ‘chewing gum for the eyes’ as my dad used to call it. There are quiz show re runs, there are more programmes about… Continue reading How It’s Made – A Record
Well, we survived it. No, I’m not talking about Brexit day, I’m sure that story has a long way to run yet, no I mean January. I always think January has the toughest job to do of any month. December is actually darker with shorter days but at least it has Christmas and the New… Continue reading Film festival shows spring is near.
I’ve just come back from a week in Prague. To be honest I had mixed emotions about returning to that city. The last time I was there was over 20 years ago. I was on a tour of Europe as the support artist to Art Garfunkel. Now that might sound glamorous, and it was an… Continue reading Prague welcomes the Pope
The great thing about the new world we live in is that because I don’t write cheques anymore I haven’t had to scribble out 2019 and replace it with 2020. In fact, I think almost everything I do and every piece of kit I own automatically knows that we are in a new year. My… Continue reading 20/20 Vision
A special concert celebrating Mal's four decades of songwriting, with intimate performances of songs he composed for artists such as Cliff Richard and The Hollies and time spent on tour with Belinda Carlisle and Art Garfunkel. BBC Radio Wales New Year's Eve 7pm, New Year's day 9pm and BBC Sounds app throughout January https://youtu.be/4MFQMAYLS30
Here we are on the shortest day of the year after what has been for me one of the longest weeks of the year. It’s always busy leading up to Christmas, and this year has been no exception, but I have to say it’s been brilliant. The week got off to a terrific start on… Continue reading The Pope and The Icon
Well, looking on the bright side, now that the election is done and dusted, at least I’ll get another couple of hours back in my day. For the past month or so I’ve been obsessed with my twitter feed and all of the political shows and news headlines. At the end of the week I… Continue reading Time to get back to real life…