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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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