Month: January 2010

January 15, 2010

As I have mentioned in earlier posts, I have acquired a nice tenor ukulele, and this month have been pretty much exclusively concentrating on that, music-wise. At first, my playing was a bit halting, but now I am finding I am reaching the chords quite…

January 14, 2010

So last week the Government announced their Boiler Scrappage Scheme, which offers 400 pounds towards the cost of a new boiler, if your existing boiler is an old (but still functional) “G-rated” unit. Mine is, and furthermore the scheme starts handing out coupons on January…

January 8, 2010

I am a bit poorly at the moment, with a bad cold, but the moment I am better, I plan to find a cinema showing this film. I mean, Andy Serkis playing Ian Dury, what could be better? (And apparently Serkis does his own vocals,…

January 8, 2010

I just spotted this on the Guitarz blog, and had to share: Edit: This instrument is now on ebay

January 1, 2010

So lots of news webpages are talking about us seeing out the year 2009 with a “Blue Moon”, and lots of idiots get the wrong idea, and think it means the moon is actually blue, and even post that they can see it turning blue,…