Tag: list

Never rule anything out & Don’t you f*cking touch me with that shit Abi: I am a great list maker and there is nothing that gives you a greater sense of accomplishment than crossing things off said list. Especially when at the start of the week I had no clue about where I was going to live, let alone if I could keep my Cat with me. It is fair to say that this month has been terribly stressful for me…

Yesterday, a massively eclectic list of every album I’ve bought and accrued over the last decade-and-a-half. Today, as to give you a better idea of ‘where I am’ in the vast expanse of the percussive, chordal and tonal universe, I’ll give you a brief run-down of what I’m currently listening to on a daily basis. In fact, I’m going to listen to all three of these albums as I write this entry so that you get a nice dose of…

As I write this I’m tired. I’m just back from a family meet-up in London. I didn’t have enough sleep or coffee for the barrage of intimate and deeply-probing questions that septuagenarian Jewish females pitched at me over a four-hour period. Not only is it the number of questions but the ferocity and varied intensity at which they are delivered. Think of them like baseball pitches: high, low; fast, slow; straight and curved — you need to be able to…