I’m thinking seriously about changing the title of the blog to my own name as the blog reflects far more about my general interests than the “World Fusion” inspired music I created under the name Earth Balm.
When I have finished remixing and rerecording the 80 or so songs in my Earth Balm back catalogue, I’ll probably not be using the Earth Balm name anyway.
I mention this as if you see “Dale Warner” appearing shortly, instead of Earth Balm, please don’t suddenly jump ship :)
I loved the film and the way characters keep meeting again in progressive lives. I managed to get the book at a much reduced price in a bargain bookshop. I’m glad I did. The book is even more enjoyable than the film. As usual, the book is able to flesh out far more of the characters’ personalities than the film ever can. David Mitchell’s preface states why this is far more eloquently and clearly than I ever could.
I spent most of the day walking around the village where I grew up accompanied by one of my best school friends. I was as surprised by how much has remained the same as by how much has changed in the last 35 years, if that makes sense.
I’ve just added a couple more photographs of Sharp Contrast taken around the Workmen’s Hall, Bedwas in the very early 1980s. David Armitage, David Gabb, Bob Reed, Marc Hammond and Dale Warner all feature in the photographs.
The “King of the Blues”, guitarist and singer BB King, has died aged 89. Blues legend B.B. King has died in Las Vegas aged 89, his lawyer confirmed on Thursday. Attorney Brent Bryson said King died peacefully in his sleep at 9:40 p.m. PDT at his Clark County home in Las Vegas.
King, known as the ‘King Of Blues’, sold millions of records worldwide, won 15 Grammys and was inducted into the Blues Foundation Hall of Fame in 1980 and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987.
BB King, known for his hits My Lucille, Sweet Little Angel and Rock Me Baby, died in his sleep in Las Vegas. Born in Mississippi, King began performing in the 1940s, going on to influence a generation of musicians and work with Eric Clapton and U2.
Once ranked as the third greatest guitarist of all time, he had been suffering ill health…