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This may be my last entry…

One of the big problems with niche music is that nobody knows what the hell you’re talking about. People at work kept asking me who I saw and my reply, though entirely sensible to me, could just as well have been the teacher from Charlie Brown. Read More


This may be my last entry…

Download is over and the real world beckons. I’ve never been overly fond of the real world, it’s a menacing, overwhelming place that spends far too much time being sensible to laugh at the silly. Read More

This may be my last entry…

A bit of a mixed bag today. The weather was brilliant, both warm and sunny and then evil and torrential. I learnt something really important – old waterproofs don’t necessarily maintain their integrity! More on that later. Read More

This may be my last entry…

Last night, my phone battery nearly died while I blogged. I put it on to charge only to find my charger want going to play ball. This morning I was forced to shell out £15 for three official Download battery chargers (one for now and two replacements as they deplete) – could be worse. Read More

This may be my last entry…

My battery is pretty low so I’ll be brief.

Day 1 has gone really well. The coach ride was sort and smooth. The wait to get in was terrible, it took nearly 4 hours to get in and the queue looked enormous.


Once in we got the tents up, made a couple of new friends and hit the village for some fashion items – more on them tomorrow.

I’m bushed now so I’m going to finish my cider and go to bed.

Thanks for reading, now don’t forget your toothbrush!