Flying Friday post

One hundred and fifty days running in a row!

Good and bad things about today, both meaning I’m a little too busy for a long (or even medium) blog post. Will update properly on Monday!

parkrun pandemic apricot
The label on the back of my special pandemic edition parkrun apricot, which arrived last week.

Today’s earworm playlist:

Michael Land – ‘Jazzy Voodoo In The Swamp’
Levellers – ‘Julie’
Queen – ‘One Vision’

Semi-flying Saturday post

Just a quick one today as Geth and I are attending a pre-Christmas/mother-in-law’s birthday gathering with the in-laws this evening. Will update properly tomorrow!

Plant with fairy lights
Not an OOTD: my sister-in-law’s plant has the best fairy lights on it.

Today’s earworm playlist:

Revo – ‘The Land Of Immortality’
Duran Duran – ‘Winter Marches On’

And a bonus track that Geth was humming earlier:

The Killers – ‘Don’t Shoot Me Santa’

Flying Friday post

Just a quick one today as Geth and I have guests coming. Will update properly (-ish) tomorrow!

Cassettes
Not an OOTD: I encountered my old cassette collection while tidying up today. Not at all respectable in music snob terms but a good illustration of a late ’80s/early to mid ’90s British childhood.

Today’s earworm playlist:

Robbie Williams – ‘Dream A Little Dream’
Duran Duran – ‘Electric Barbarella’
Ed Sheeran, Camila Cabello and Cardi B – ‘South Of The Border’
Adam & The Ants – ‘Antmusic’
Madonna – ‘Into The Groove’
Elton John – ‘Your Song’
The Midnight – ‘Sunset’

Flying Thursday post

Fairly early flying post today as it’s going to be a full-on day with a gig in the evening. Will update properly tomorrow!

Blurry gig picture
Not an OOTD: going to be taking a lot of these blurry ‘gig pictures that could be anyone’ tonight, I expect!

Today’s earworm playlist:

FM-84 – Running In The Night
Technotronic – Pump Up The Jam

Flying Saturday post

Off to a gig this evening – will update tomorrow!

Hallowe'en display
Not an OOTD: a stunning Hallowe’en display that I saw while out and about today!

Today’s earworm playlist:

Rockwell – Somebody’s Watching Me
Timecop1983 and Primo – My DeLorean
Duran Duran – Secret Oktober
Regard – Ride It
The Lancashire Hotpots – We Love The North

Semi-flying Saturday post

Have had a very busy day that included driving to a new parkrun and going to an awesome gig. Will update fully tomorrow!

OOTD 19th October 2019
OOTD: with all the elephants at the Sage Gateshead! Glasses Emporio Armani (2017), dress Rhona Roy (vintage 1980s, bought at vintage fair 2019), tights Primark (2017), boots Clarks (2016).

Today’s earworm playlist:

Cast of The Nightmare Before Christmas – Jack’s Lament
Jason Paige – Pokémon Theme (Gotta Catch ‘Em All)
Sophie Ellis-Bextor – Take Me Home
Grant Lee Buffalo – The Whole Shebang
Squeeze – Up The Junction
Duran Duran – 911 Is A Joke

Flying Thursday post

Very quick update due to getting back late from the Gary Numan gig at the O2 Academy in Newcastle tonight. It was IMMENSE and I will tell you all about it tomorrow!

Gary Numan 26th September 2019
Shiny ticket!

Today’s earworm playlist:

Michael Land – Big Tree
Michael Land – The Drinking Contest
Jackson Browne – Rosie
Michael Land – The Lua Bar
Mesh – What Are You Scared Of?
Duran Duran – Serious
Wham! – Freedom
Gary Numan – Are Friends Electric?
Andy Taylor – I Might Lie
Jim Croce – Bad, Bad Leroy Brown
Levellers – Carry Me
Gary Numan – I Die, You Die
The Wonder Stuff – Give Give Give Me More More More

Flying Saturday post

No picture today because I’m already half asleep. I was up early for parkrun this morning and have spent the rest of the day working on my text adventure game. Same again tomorrow (with less running).

Today’s earworm playlist:

Michael Land – DeSinge’s Theme
Michael Land – Club 41
Michael Land – Spinner Cay
Mott The Hoople – Saturday Gigs
Sacre – The London Marathon
Yuzo Koshiro – The Lounge Where We Speak Of Tomorrow
Yuzo Koshiro – The Roadside Trees Outside The Window
Korobeiniki (the Tetris theme music)
Girls Aloud – Something New
Duran Duran – Rio
The Four Bucketeers – The Bucket Of Water Song
Meat Loaf – Bat Out Of Hell
Duran Duran – Hungry Like The Wolf [Steve Aoki Remix]

Flying bank holiday post!

Posting this in between bank holiday Sunday music events. Will update all about it tomorrow!

Ice cream, September 1987
Not an OOTD: this is how we did it in 1987! No bank holiday Cornetto today, but I did enjoy some chips at event number one 🙂

Today’s earworm playlist:

The Midnight – Shadows
Geri Halliwell – Mi Chico Latino
Thought Beings – We Will Win
Kygo and Whitney Houston – Higher Love
The Midnight – Endless Summer