London Against Racism 1970 –

A song from a Poem I wrote called Mau Mau Mau Mau Europe with your lands your beauty and your culture. Why did you rape and plunder so many lands and lives? You destroyed denied stole and erased. But spirits don't die. They cry but don’t die. When I was a child growing up in the … Continue reading London Against Racism 1970 –

Interviews The Singers Tale

Busker's bottler sings the blues HERALD SCOTLAND, 19TH AUGUST 2015 Herald Scotland Carol Grimes might not include I Could Write a Book in her Edinburgh Fringe show, The Singer’s Tale. The London-born survivor of fifty years in the music business would, however, have every right to sing this Rodgers and Hart standard. Indeed, she is … Continue reading Interviews The Singers Tale

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…

A BLOG. WHY DO IT? Good question. Who the F☛❧☂ is she? So here goes……

A BLOG AND SOME EXTRACTS AND THEN, WHY NOT SOME LYRICS AND SOME TRACKS? Gardens - Seaside ----Life -with warts, boils, hissy fits  an' all    UPHILL PEACE OF MIND 1974 Memphis https://soundcloud.com/user1698211/up-hill-peace-of-mind Recorded in Memphis Tenessee Credits Backing Vocals – Holiday Sisters, Westettes Bass Guitar – Duck Dunn*, Joe Davies Drums – Lloyd Perrata*, Willie Hall Horns – Michael Brecker, Memphis Horns* Lead Guitar – Bob Manuel*, Buddy Davies, Hugh … Continue reading A BLOG. WHY DO IT? Good question. Who the F☛❧☂ is she? So here goes……

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