Filklore Posts

July 6, 2020

In 1994, I recorded an album. It was a home recording job, but wasn’t completely a solo effort. The vocals were all me, and – I think – all of the instrumentation, except what was sequenced. I also did a lot of the engineering, but it was recorded in the midst of a party weekend in Brighton & Home, with lots of friends helping with button-pushing, tweaks and advice.

July 6, 2020
July 4, 2020

If you are using a free theme with your WordPress blog, you may find yourself stuck with a colour scheme, formatting etc. Here is how to break out of that in fairly easy way. I’m going to use Firefox, because that is the browser I…

July 4, 2020

My living room is kind of L-shaped a good-sized lounge area, and a dining area too narrow to really hold table and chairs and still be able to walk past it. Since it leads to the conservatory (that I added), it hasn’t been used for dining for years – the main table is now in the conservatory.

So it has become a walk-through, plus a place to keep my guitars and other stuff. It is really quite underused.

July 3, 2020
June 27, 2020

And so my websites have moved again, although it is five years since I last went through this.

I am amused by what I typed then…

June 26, 2020

This post marks the moving of my blog to a new server; in that when it appears on my blog, the DNS will have propogated, for me at least.

June 23, 2020

I’m about to move my domains to a new server, and I couldn’t help notice that 3 of them are shifting a large amount of data, which I couldn’t explain.

June 17, 2020

There is not a week go by that I don’t get email via my website from some charlatan wanting to boost my website’s listing on Google. Even with spammer detection in place, they still manage to get through. It has now got to the point…

June 13, 2020

Today’s fun has been trying to get to grips with my hair, alone and without help.

My tool is a Remington Barba, which is more of a beard trimmer than anything else; at least that is what I use it for. But needs must.

June 12, 2020

I have more than one tablet here, no-one would be surprised to know. Not counting my Kindle Paper, which is a different thing entirely, I have two Fire 7 tablets (one purchased, one a gift) and an ancient Google Nexus 10.

June 6, 2020