Category Archives: Gig reviews

Blogs about the gigs I go to

Spambot’s Secret Birthday Curry

Once upon a time there was a Spambot who spammed his blogs about music, fitness training, hiking and inspirational days out all over the interwebz (but not the evil interwebz, obviously) and they were loved by all, even if the … Continue reading

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Jump

Venue : The Black Horse, Lacey Green Date : 03 August 2013 – 1500   I remember enjoying going to the Black Horse in Lacey Green on Sunday evenings for acoustic sessions featuring Jump.  Featuring ?  Mostly only Jump, if … Continue reading

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Le Croisic July 2013

Debbie and I had come over to Le Croisic in Brittany, France, on La Cote Sauvage, with the Hertfordshire Chamber Ensemble for their annual concert series.  Obviously, Debbie was here because of her expertise in bassooning and her brilliant singing … Continue reading

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Le Croisic : Chapelle du Crucifix

The Hertfordshire Chamber Ensemble performed a special concert for young people on Friday 26 July 2013 at the Chapelle du Crucifix in Le Croisic, and I thought it would be useful to write a blog about the Chapelle itself. Building … Continue reading

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Le Croisic : Espace Escargots

Just outside of the port area of Le Croisic is the Ocearium du Croisic, the local aquarium, and if you carry on past that then at the end of the next turning on your left you will find the Espace … Continue reading

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Le Croisic : Ocearium du Croisic

Just outside of the port area of Le Croisic is the Ocearium du Croisic, the local aquarium, and we had decided to visit it on the morning of our free day while over in Le Croisic with the Hertfordshire Chamber … Continue reading

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Le Croisic – Eglise de Notre Dame de Pitie

This blog is intended to be a guide to the Church of Notre Dame de Pitie in Le Croisic, where the Hertfordshire Chamber Ensemble played an evening concert on Tuesday 23 July 2013.  You can read more about that concert … Continue reading

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Steven Wilson and the Wing Walk For Tim

Steven Wilson was a highly unusual man in many ways.  For one thing, he hated the summer holidays more than any other time of year.  For another, he really wanted to do his Prog homework, but was forced to do … Continue reading

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Esoteric Antenna Showcase – Matt Stevens

Venue : The Borderline, London Date : 7 June 2013 I was going to another showcase from Esoteric Antenna and as this one was on a Friday evening at The Borderline, I had taken the train down to London and walked over … Continue reading

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Celebr8.2 (Sunday) Simon Godfrey, Matt Stevens & Andy Tillison, Harvest, Andy Tillison, Alan Reed And The Daughters Of Expediency, Matt Stevens

Look at the size of that heading !  That’s how much music I managed to stuff into my Sunday at Celebr8.2, and there was even more available !  The Saturday had been brilliant (and you can read about it here, or if you … Continue reading

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