31 Days of Music – Day 8

Today's offering is from the biggest selling single from a British female singer, Cilla Black. Cilla had 2 number 1 hits in the UK, first with this song, "Anyone Who Had A Heart", and her next single "You're My World" During her life, she never lost her Liverpool accent. She died at her home inĀ Estepona... Continue Reading →

31 Days of Music – Day 7

This song is one of M's favourites, so today I dedicate Liverpool music to him. Echo and the Bunnymen began in 1978 when M was only 5 years old. Ian McCulloch is originally from Norris Green part of Liverpool and was the lead vocalist in 1977 for a group called Crucial Three, with fellow scouser... Continue Reading →

Tinnitus

I have tinnitus and have had to for that many years, I don't remember not having it. I put it down to too many heavy metal gigs and being far too close to the sound system they used. It could be that I had a walkman when I was young and played music too loud,... Continue Reading →

31 Days of Music – Day 6

Let's have a bit of dance music on todays Liverpool music pick. Melanie C, otherwise known as Sporty Spice of the Spice Girls is Liverpool born and bred. I was never a fan of the Spice Girls, but I did Like Mel. Many years ago M and I were with my sister and her hubby... Continue Reading →

31 Days of Music – Day 5

Today's pick is from the River City People. I first saw them back in 1989 at the Royal Court in Liverpool. I was working in the city at the time as a photographic lab technician, and one of the ladies that was working with us happens to be the lead singers Aunt. I had mentioned... Continue Reading →

31 Days of Music – Day 4

Today's pick is Dead or Alive - You Spin Me Round (Like A Record). I love Pete Burns always made me laugh with his eccentric way of life and indeed he was larger than life. He worked at Probe Records in Liverpool and back in the 80's it was a great place to hang out... Continue Reading →

Happy Birthday

A big happy birthday to my big girl Harper-Lee who is 6 today. It seems like yesterday when we got her as a tiny puppy of 6 weeks old. M and Harper at 6 weeks old Harper today, 6 years old As always our girls are spoiled on their birthdays, this year is no exception... Continue Reading →

Its Nature

I am a complete softie when it comes to animals of any kind, and I hate to see them suffer. Tonight was no exception. Mazikeen found a field mouse in the garden this afternoon that was dying and sat with it until M saw her and went to see what was going on and moved... Continue Reading →

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