Rehearsing with the Fishes… Again!

Yesterday was our final rehearsal before the forthcoming Sheffield gig. We went through the usual stuff, and had a couple of runs through Delicate. The decision stands that it is officially in the set! Also compared body sizes… Paul has huge hands! But short arms! I wonder if that means he’s a particular creature? IContinue reading “Rehearsing with the Fishes… Again!”

Adventures in Doncaster

So it was Jake’s 27th on Saturday. He decided he wanted to go around Doncaster. He also told me he was going to wear his new rose gold pvc jeans (ASOS, pretty much sold out now). Not wanting to overshadow him I decided to go fairly vanilla – just a pair of jeans and anContinue reading “Adventures in Doncaster”

A bloody hefty weekend!

Again a hefty weekend. It all started on Thursday when I did my talk for the Astronomy Club. It was called “Take it to the bridge” and was all about movie and game fictional space craft and if their technology could work. Friday was a long day of fixed wire electrical testing. A seven boardContinue reading “A bloody hefty weekend!”

Back to the Towers

Another trip to Alton Towers yesterday. A brilliant day, although the weather didn’t hold very well and broke as rain in the afternoon. Queues were much shorter than the ones in March when we were here last. My birthday present from Mike and Endora was spent on a season photo pass hence me not takingContinue reading “Back to the Towers”

Of Giggage the First

I presume you’re wanting to know how the first Strangefish gig went? After all the build up has been huge from my point of view. About 6 months since I joined the band and we’re doing our first big gig. Ok so the arrival time was rather early, 2pm, as is always the case withContinue reading “Of Giggage the First”

Watches and parties!

A random discussion I’m sure you’ll agree, but yesterday I saw that the Rotherham branch of CeX had a Samsung Watch in stock. I’ve had a Huawei Watch 2 for a few months now I’d been little dissatisfied. I bought that from the Barnsley branch of CeX and it was not in great condition whenContinue reading “Watches and parties!”