Archive for ‘Music’
Nobody actually needs a favourite songwriter of course, any more than you need a favourite food or a favourite place. It’s just a convention.
But in the car on the way home last night, listening to a CD of theirs I hadn’t played in years I …Read More >
I have my parents to thank for my love of Burns, as well as being brought up in the heart of the Burns legend. This song finds the poet, let’s face it, feeling sorry for himself and complaining about why the birds and trees can …Read More >
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I’ve been reading this a little at a time over the last week or two. It’s a strange one. Unlike, say Dylan or Keith Richard’s autobiographies, there’s no flamboyant writerly …