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Babylon – David Gray

Dave Gray is one fine muscician and singer. In light of events mentioned in Tuesday’s blog, I thought I would share one of Dave’s great songs, Babylon: A summary of the song and what it means, and what it meant to Dave in particular, can be found here Have agreat weekend everybody!

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Neil Young – The Importance of his Stance on COVID Misinformation – Or, What Leaders Must Do During Such Times!

I am so glad someone like Neil has come out and tackled COVID misinformation head on. He has done this by withdrawing his songs from Spotify. Now Joni Mitchell has come out in support of Neil’s stance and has followed suit. Last Thursday, I was listening to the ABC regarding Neil’s stance during my journey […]

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My Top Ten Favourite Songs of All Time, Including a Christmas Favourite 🎄🎅🦌

I haven’t posted in a while as I have been on an extended hiatus from the bloggersphere. Read on… Fellow bloggers Patty and Janis post regularly regarding songs that mean something to them. I thought while I had a few minutes breathing space I would share my top ten favourite songs. The main criteria is […]

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Taking Time Out – My Hofner Congress Guitar – Serial No. 11417

The Hofner Congress was a budget guitar. It was produced between about 1955 through to the early 1970s. Mine is one of the models from 1962 – 1964 (Vintage Congress, 2021) , but there is a twist to my tale… This is what it currently looks like: Many years ago, Linda gave to me for […]

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The Grotto’s Reflection – A Nod To George

So I thought that while I was on a roll, I would share my next musical creation, which is a nod to George… My sister and brother in law flew in from Tasmania yesterday. We haven’t seen each other for quite sometime, so it is fabulous that we can get together during the time of […]

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Tuesday’s Dead – No It’s Not – Yusuf – Cat Stevens

One of the great albums, and a personal favourite, is “Teaser and the Firecat” by Yusuf, or as he is also known – Cat Stevens. Many of you would know of him. He is a lovely man that has not only shared his music with the world but has also tried to make our planet […]

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