Captain Corelli…..Visits Sudbury Church*

Fanfare / 25th July, 2019

Author Louis Bernieres swapped mandolin for guitar and formed an alliance with Selina Hawker, singer and violinist at Sudbury Church for a musical show piece. Sadly, he was unremarkable (as a guitarist) but she had a decent voice.
He was also grumpy when I asked him to autograph my copy of his best and famous …More»

Tennis Magic-Wimbledon-Day 1 & 3*

Fanfare / Front Row / 1st July, 2019

July 1st Monday -Day 1 Court One.
First time experienced new roof. Feels more expansive than centre.

Matches
S Halep (7) v A Sasnovich Halep in 2 sets 6-4 -7-5  1.4 hours – Sasnovich had chances in 2nd set but Halep fought back

J Vesely v A Zverev Vesely win 4-6/6-3/6-2/7/5 Alexander lost his way missed break points …More»

Chantel Digs Deep*

Fanfare / 29th March, 2019

Bury St Edmunds – Apex Friday 29 March 2019

Chantel recorded her Bury’d Alive album at the Apex and there was certainly some tension in the air especially on the very demanding & complex Walk on Land which she nailed. All original tracks with the latter and Eternal Dream being stands outs. An intoxicating cocktail …More»

Brit Floyd Raise the Wall*

Fanfare / 5th March, 2019

Brit Floyd one of the best tribute bands returned to the Palladium with a retrospective of Pink Floyd’s iconic rock opera, The Wall. The set was a large scale rendering of the pomp of the final 1994 Division Bell tour, complete with a laser light show, inflatables and large circle screen (imported from Pompeii …More»