Locals 'The Plastix' play at Twangfest 2010
The fourth-annual Twangfest rocked Whitchurch on 5 June 2010. There were 17 bands that performed across the 2 stages throughout the day, and that doesn’t include the ones who also took a turn on the Open Mic stage.
About 800 people descended on Testbourne on the [...]
Snoopy And His Friends, by The Royal Guardsmen
I am listening to one of, no, my most favourite record from my 1970s youth: Snoopy and His Friends, by The Royal Guardsmen.Â I am in the process of digitizing my copy of their 1967 stereo SLP vinyl record.
The only niggle upon listening to it today: the fake British and French accents.Â Have a listen: The Story Of Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron.
Mind you, I believed them to be the genuine thing when I was growing up in Canada.Â Think Dick van Dyke playing Bert in Mary Poppins and you’ll know what I mean.
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If you look enough, then you’ll find things on the web.Â Sometimes, you find things you like.
Here are some music (usually free MP3) and music-video (usually embedded Adobe Flash) samples that I like.Â Many are on albums that I like.
I’ve provided links to Zunior.com because I buy a lot of my stuff [...]
Musical Albums That I Enjoy Listening To
Here is a list of my favourite albums. Many I bought at Zunior.com (highly recommended!). Many of the albums are by independent Canadian artists. You can find a whole lot of them on CBC Radio 3.
The Weakerthans Reunion Tour [...]