Posts tagged with ‘Hammersmith’

Panasonic DMC-TZ30EB-R: Is this not a work of art?

May 16, 2012

Panasonic DMC-TZ30 Compact Camera I’m afraid my old TZ7 (which replaced my earlier TZ5 due to my clumsiness) has now had to be replaced with the new TZ30. The reason?  At some unknown moment, my usual dollard-ish clumsiness put a scratch on the lens…..  the whole recent trip to Australia is marred (to my eyes […]

Iggy at Hammersmith

May 31, 2010

I’ve been (and still am!) busy over the last few months moving house and otherwise making a new life for myself.  Despite this, I did find time to go a see an event that I never thought would happen – James Williamson & Iggy Pop playing on stage together- for the first time in 30 […]

The World’s Forgotten Boy

May 23, 2010

Ever since 1973 when I first heard this album, I’ve been entraptured in the Raw Power of “the sound”.  So I made arrangements ASAP when the famous get-together at the “infamous” Hammersmith Odeon gigs were announced…Would The Ig walk on the crowd again? At my gig he didn’t though he naturally “submerged” for a time.  […]

Neil Young, godfather of grunge

December 23, 2007

This the best version, studio or live, of one of my favourite tunes (even though it’s a bit long). It’s also the best sounding version on YouTube as well, so I must apologise for pointing to it, but it saves me hunting it down all the time. The breathtaking simplicity of the track is the […]