He Used To Give Me Roses I Wish He Could Again But That Was On The Outside And Things Were Different Then So went the end tune of Prisoner Cell Block H. I first stumbled over Prisoner Cell Block H in the mid 1980’s when it was shown late at night on Granada TV. As […]Read More Prisoner Cell Block H Episodes 1 – 692
So back when I was first getting into music and thought the Brit Awards were cool, well they were to a 14 year old me. I decided to note down my own awards inside a maths exercise book I had robbed from school. Those small squares on the page kept my writing just that little […]Read More The 2017 Faymondo Music Awards (Say no to The Brits)
So February half term and the annual trip away with a group of lads who were mainly teachers when I first went about 10 years ago but a few have left for various reasons over the years. This years winning host city was announced back in December and it was the city of Berlin. I […]Read More A Cultural Review Of Berlin
So on Friday me the missus went to a funeral of a school mum who we got to know well. A lovely lady who shared many of the same political beliefs as me who got cancer 6 years ago and fought it off only for it to return last year and sadly take her life […]Read More The Opposite Ends Of Celebrating Life
Way back in the day (1986) there was a TV music show that started life on Channel 4 but made it to ITV in 1989. For a period I religiously tuned into to this show with my video recorder primed to tape any videos that were played from my favourite bands of the time. Every […]Read More A rewind to The ITV Chart Show Faymondo style !!!
So here we are and a drought of blog posts as my life has ground to a halt and now mainly consists of running and being in bed early at weekends so I don’t succumb the the temptation of the evil grog. Add to that no white bread and being on a calorie controlled diet […]Read More Dry January, boring January, depressing January but its life thats precious.
So after a quiet new year by my standards an just having the sister in law and her bin lids around the first week of the new year has been even quieter. 2018 is a new year with new me and a new marathon. First up and 2018 will see me try and complete the […]Read More New year, new me, new marathon and new fundraising.
So Chrimbo eh. What’s it all about ? Well first up the week leading up to chrimbo was full of medical related news. The mother in law went in for a knee replacement. Things went well and she was out of hozzi a day early. She will still need a doctors note to get out […]Read More Chrimbo. What’s it all about ? #BahHumbug
So being well know plazzy weatherman @liverpoolweath on Twitter way back on 29th November I posted that there was a possible battle between cold and warm air and there could well be snow. No Liverpool Echo style headlines such as “Killer Arts Blast to hit Liverpool” just a little mention. Fast forward to December 2nd […]Read More Snowmageddon Ho Ho Ho !
So Friday evening and another gig this time Ricky Ross at The Capstone Theatre. With Mrs Fay on her chrimbo night out. It was a night out with her best mate and my old friend (Less of the old I hear her say) Helen. We grabbed a cosy table to ourselves in Sakara to set […]Read More Ricky Ross Live at The Capstone.