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Music, literature, film and walking the hills

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@KirkdaleBooks Which, coincidentally, are the very two books currently being read in this household.
12/15
2019
@AlistairCorbett Hills? Mountains!#NowPlaying https://t.co/0POr40iWIa
12/14
2019
@JonesTheSteam72 @EmergMedDr @savelibservices @LBC Hang on... I've not had children... who then is paying for *my* care!? @EmergMedDr @savelibservices @LBC I've paid income tax and national insurance for almost 40 years which, I thought, was paying for my care? @HopeRehak Ducks, Newburyport by Lucy Ellman @GalleyBeggars In progress. Should have won the Booker imho. @giuliaheth I'm seriously considering joining @Labour4PR ... @JudSawyer Thankfully, I'd be *very* surprised if there are any Tory voters at the one social event I'm attending this weekend.Sadly, the 🦃🦃 have voted for 🎅
12/13
2019
@DomMart Home. Set unboxed. Even MrsMarches is excited. "Will there be a Volume 3?" she asked. We've been together… https://t.co/kZBIJAW6Gb#PlayingLater With a big shout out to Hannah @DomMart (and apologies for all the anxious e-mails) https://t.co/GnlNSWWErY @Dancing_Monk (old) ? @Mole_9 Claustrophobic *and* euphoric. @Mole_9 Burial: Tunes 2011 to 2019. Easily one of the best compilations of the year.#NowPlaying Seems to fit the mood. I wish I could feel more optimistic. https://t.co/gGTd7kon35
12/12
2019
@jazyjef @Greenleaf_Music @resavoirrr @davedouglas @Robert_Stillman @intlanthem @OrindalRecords Spooky... I don't k… https://t.co/Y7tszkTEC0 @Dancing_Monk TBH, it didn't look that promising from the cover!Hi @DomMart ... please would you follow me, as I'd like to DM you rather than discuss something publicly? Thanks. @quotesbobdylan Visions of Johanna, I think. @5against4 Saw her perform this at the Deep Minimalism festival recently... brilliant!Wishful thinking. https://t.co/soZwuQzK71 https://t.co/vLT3c1xb4p @KirkdaleBooks 🤥 @KirkdaleBooks A lesson in how to do "politics" on Twitter!
12/11
2019
@albumcol Bobby Charles? @djhenshall I made that up. @djhenshall Hygge. @ben_watt If only you'd not written down "Raisin"! @FelicityCloake I've never made them, but @cafeatallsaints brownies are delicious. According to my copy of Bill's K… https://t.co/TVwjJU0xqe @GraceMaxwell @BBCRSAfternoons @Nicola_Meighan Orange Juice "L.O.V.E. Love" (ok, it's close!) Robert Wyatt "Shipbuilding"How the devil are you @Aggersbls ?
12/10
2019
@BeardedSteven @DomMart are on the case but, as it's now sold out, I'm a little anxious! Saw Robert in Birmingham t… https://t.co/H5f9lOzARs @BeardedSteven Lucky man. My copy is in a black hole between Domino and DPD... @JudSawyer @carolwatcher @UKChristmasTV All you need is The Muppet Christmas Carol (and possibly Alastair Sim) @KirkdaleBooks The Mediterranean Swimming Club... it's right at the start of Part Two. Parts 3 & 4 next on the pile… https://t.co/tsWJaUQms7 @Aggersbls Just imagine having to listen to that tomorrow morning? See, that helps, doesn't it??I know in this weeks of all weeks there are more important things in life but, discovering that my copy of the now… https://t.co/0F7U8ipg3E @Aggersbls I've been down to Ladbrokes... they are refusing to give me odds on whether you will have a hangover tomorrow.
12/9
2019
@spillersrecords @sumarumi I rest my case. 6.30pm on a Sunday... customer service second to none!Who are you voting for? If other please state Please RT
Retweeted by Simon Scott @WeBuyRecordsPod @spillersrecords 4. Two of my favourite albums of the year were both bought on spec from Spillers'… https://t.co/TyeKJ2516p @KirkdaleBooks Are you a bookshop or a library? #confused @WeBuyRecordsPod 1. Low "Christmas" or John Prine "A John Prine Christmas" 2. G Stands for Go-Betweens Volume 2 3.… https://t.co/AoR2ldsS1I @Mole_9 @WeBuyRecordsPod 3. ECM1001 Mal Waldron Trio? Although I've not managed to buy it yet. @Mole_9 @WeBuyRecordsPod I had my suspicions you'd not yet played the Monk set, but... unopened!
12/8
2019
@Mole_9 I've a box of tickets in my own (patented) order, going back to the mid 90s but, somewhere, perhaps in the… https://t.co/oIpbSSQ0Q1 @Mole_9 Stalls R24. @Mole_9 Seriously? Wow! I'm not sure how you could have missed them, given the hubbub around their table! Where wer… https://t.co/WBwk6hakZy @Mole_9 @tomwaits We had a meal at The Gate before the 2004 gig. Radiohead were adjacent to us... the service was n… https://t.co/IDQxPgrAMN @Mole_9 @tomwaits Yes, Happy Birthday Mr Waits! I've been lucky to catch Tom live twice... both at Hammersmith Odeo… https://t.co/jOsmnyprpe
12/7
2019
@KirkdaleBooks @Mole_9 Desert Island Disc.Wtf is wrong with this country. Just had an unsolicited e-mail - investment opportunity for student accommodation.… https://t.co/3cdyxT8Gga @Milo_Edwards That could be the reason for £6 per pint? @giuliaheth @GlennAirey Hint taken, then!? @giuliaheth @GlennAirey Hold fire on placing that order Ms H #hint @KirkdaleBooks Was that the squirrel one?
12/6
2019
@jlandpartners How about show them "how much you care" this Christmas with an equivalent donation to your local foo… https://t.co/x403iP36VK
12/5
2019
@KirkdaleBooks I'd like to see Boris Johnson have a go at this. But, of course, he doesn't know the words, does he?
12/2
2019
@drmabuse @FictionAtelier This is amazing... I'm currently doing the same thing for both this *and* the films, but… https://t.co/z5mewP4GjG
12/1
2019
@KirkdaleBooks I read it a couple of years ago, on your recommendation, and loved it. MrsMarches is now engrossed.
11/30
2019
#NowPlaying @colorama_sound Any end of year chart that doesn't include this album isn't worth the paper it's writte… https://t.co/CkEgKhQoy1
11/29
2019
@Aggersbls @TheMarbleArch Thanks for The Marble Arch recommendation... truly a gem of a pub. A pity that train time… https://t.co/CI4xbG0g3Q
11/28
2019
@Aggersbls @TheMarbleArch Ta!We are Manchester bound... anywhere you would recommend for a beer (or two)? @Aggersbls
11/26
2019
@Kurt_Vonnegut You clearly never met Michael Gove or Priti Patel.Right... those @FelicityCloake perfect baked beans aren't going to cook themselves.
11/24
2019
@patbrickj @_stephen_benson 👏👏👏 @patbrickj @_stephen_benson *How* much extra time!? @patbrickj @_stephen_benson Pressure's off for one of you! @patbrickj @_stephen_benson 😬 @ParvaPower In your heart of hearts you know it is Lolita. @patbrickj @_stephen_benson Steady! @_danthorne I'm just about to open a package from @normanrecords which I am 99% sure (I'm giving them a 1% error ma… https://t.co/WzFmTTzDet @Mole_9 What a day! I'm terribly shy re autographs. I've a signed Bill Frisell CD from a Pizza Express gig in the (… https://t.co/legn1fr9vu @Mole_9 @joelovano You autograph hound! 30+ years, a dozen gigs, and about 30 CDs... none of them signed. @Mole_9 I first saw @joelovano in the mid/late 80s with John Scofield in Brighton. I've every one of his Blue Note… https://t.co/f1xCA1jKOc @Mole_9 This *sometimes* happens. Anyway... you're on a roll.. try some Éliane Radigue! @Mole_9 I've not played this for a little while (about to correct this) and it's a gem. I do think some of the best… https://t.co/LEsAXBs1y0
11/23
2019
@TheJazzDad Well, there was the Tory MP, Stephen Milligan, but as he was the only person involved, this might not count.
11/22
2019
@quotesbobdylan "Jeez, I can't find my knees"
11/21
2019
@spillersrecords I bought it (from you) on your recommendation, and it is STILL one of my albums of the year!To Cardiff today for the August Sander at @AmgueddfaCymru ... now, where have I seen that photograph before? Yet an… https://t.co/BSxhOVTio5
11/20
2019
@Dancing_Monk Not nearly enough information! Piano/harpsichord? Musician?? @VinylMePlease This household is split exactly 50:50 on this. I'm allowed to play it once a year in the presence of… https://t.co/3Utnsppf9f @spillersrecords @charlesrumback @ryleywalker @thrilljockey 👍 @spillersrecords @charlesrumback @ryleywalker @thrilljockey "for me" @spillersrecords @charlesrumback @ryleywalker @thrilljockey As luck would have it, I'm coming into the shop tomorro… https://t.co/EnOMW2ZtEh
11/19
2019
@Mole_9 I hope you have a pack of Gitanes handy? @Mole_9 @NonesuchRecords @PatMetheny @natechinen @WBGO pat Pat?Saw this and thought of you... well, not you, exactly, but I'm sure you get the drift! @_stephen_benson https://t.co/9wxUg3FWIR
11/18
2019
@Mole_9 The two main things I miss about living in London are the London Jazz Festival and Film Festivals! @Mole_9 @richard_littler Trio Tapestry is still one of my favourite @ECMRecords albums from 2019. I love MC, and it… https://t.co/cDk1B14UKF @Mole_9 @ECMRecords I'm off to the basement to check! @frankiecrisp1 @YouTube I can't believe I've still not bought this... Christmas? MrsMarches??#NowPlaying #KennyWheeler I think John Abercrombie on Sumother Song might just be my favourite guitar solo on an… https://t.co/uH0kLm6cbm @MartinPyne @ECMRecords @coreymwamba @BBCRadio3 Missed that... thanks. I'll check out iPlayer. @MartinPyne @ECMRecords Urban Bushmen by the Art Ensemble of Chicago was the first ECM album I ever bought, and is… https://t.co/golhNlOBdS @arverohde @ECMRecords Keith Jarrett and Pat Metheny are now way out in front, with Eberhard Weber a very honorable third place. @MartinPyne @ECMRecords I know, but it's been fascinating to see the choices! I was only listening to this album a… https://t.co/dGDWwArmLA
11/17
2019
@Mole_9 @CatcherMedia @ECMRecords He's never been good with numbers! @MattHancock So, now you are rewriting history!?
11/16
2019

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