State I’m In 

This is the single from a forthcoming EP by The Faded North. They are a Vienna based trio and my eldest lad is the drummer.

Mr Tillman 

We are going to see Father John Misty And Friends at Halifax our first weekend back in the UK. Here is his latest release

Everybody Needs You 

There has been a lot of great music out this year – check some other 2018 Friday Songs. (Of which at least 2 others have been produced by Laura’s hubby). This however is my favourite new release to date and the album is out today. We have just booked to see her at the Cluny […]


We don’t bother with TV out here in Spain. A consequence of this is that we listen to much more music and, more often than not, whole albums or playlists complied from an artists setlists. Last night this involved Lyle Lovett and Fatherson, songs from the latter came from the last time we saw them […]

2018 Civil Contract Verification: An Update 

Our interpretation of the LAA’s intent, expressed in in this previous post, appears to be correct. You seem unlikely to receive further specific, verification messages and are encouraged to commence providing the documentation required in Annex C of the IFA (we reproduce this from the above link): All Firms Evidence of current Quality Standard – […]