Two Interviews/ The Singers Tale Show & some reviews

Preview/Interview: The Singer's Tale London Jazz News, 13th February 2015 Link: http://www.londonjazznews.com Carol Grimes was one of the very first performers to appear at St James Studio (preview from 2012). In this new interview with Sebastian, she talked about the first outings of her new autobiographical project “The Singer's Tale,” for which she will return … Continue reading Two Interviews/ The Singers Tale Show & some reviews

My Generation 1944 –

                                              Picture Lewisham 1952    Jennifer and Carol Waving at Ya  My generation is slowly leaving, one by one by a hundred and more, the War Babies and the post-war baby boomers are … Continue reading My Generation 1944 –

Sing For Joy St Pancras 1 & 2

Singing beside Sir John who had Parkinson's himself & was very involved in saving St. Pancras from the wrecking ball! Pershore Station, or A Liverish Journey First Class by John Betjeman "The train at Pershore station was waiting that Sunday night. Gaslight on the platform, in my carriage electric light, Gaslight on frosty evergreens, electric on Empire … Continue reading Sing For Joy St Pancras 1 & 2

LLewellyn Gittens. Huge heart. Big Soul Energy…

Llew and Jane - beloved souls and hearts... Llewellyn Gittens II My dear, dear Friend Llew died this last week. In Portugal. He died with his soulmate and beautiful wife Jane, his sons Llew And Lex and his Nephew Zam, Liz, Jane's Sister, all holding him, playing Music and loving him on his way, loving … Continue reading LLewellyn Gittens. Huge heart. Big Soul Energy…

Bombs, Missiles, Beatles and Jazz

An Extract from The Singers Tale ©  published 2017 Carol Grimes OCTOBER 1962/63. ‘Please, Please me.’ Wrote a lot about those times. The Thatcher years 1980s, same crap if not worse! xxx The Beatles. She liked it and thought that George Harrison was rather lovely. She played the Jazz records that Fred had given her, Dave … Continue reading Bombs, Missiles, Beatles and Jazz

War Bombs Marches and listening to Music. 1962-1963. The pic above was taken in 1962 an extract from The Singer’s Tale Book 1

June 21st Summer 2018 I am sitting equidistant between hope and despair hoping that hope will win. BEWARE We have been here before and before and before 'When will we ever learn?'      The Hospital I was born on April 7th, 1944 1962 ‘Please, Please me.’ The Beatles. She liked it and thought that George … Continue reading War Bombs Marches and listening to Music. 1962-1963. The pic above was taken in 1962 an extract from The Singer’s Tale Book 1