Saturday, 31 December 2011

That's All Folks!

That's it. The end of the journey. Here's Angry Badger with Mad Dog! Thanks for taking an interest! Bye!!

Friday, 30 December 2011

Nearly there!

The penultimate post in our story of the year. Here's our hero with Mr Al Dean, truly a local musical legend!

Thursday, 29 December 2011

Wednesday, 28 December 2011


AB has just got back from Birmingham and is chilling with the Christmas NME. He's relaxing ahead of a busy few days!

Tuesday, 27 December 2011

Monday, 26 December 2011

Duvet Day

A quiet Boxing Day eating rubbish and watching films. Once you pop, you just can't stop!

Sunday, 25 December 2011

Merry Christmas

Here's AB enjoying an early morning glass of champagne! Well, it is Christmas!! ;)

Saturday, 24 December 2011

Christmas Eve

Usual drinkypoos with friends and then a takeaway. Nick Badger went to Square One with Noddy and then met Sazo, Mat and Abby in The Crown. The nice lady at Lucky Horse gave AB a calendar for Christmas!

Friday, 23 December 2011


At the Imp to catch The Start. The pub was rammed with Christmas revellers who loved their party tunes.

Thursday, 22 December 2011

RSL Wrap Party

At The Rising Sun, Earle Street, with our friends from Redshift Radio. A party to, I think, celebrate the RSL that finished a few days ago and, of course, Christmas. Party games and a buffet too!

Wednesday, 21 December 2011

Tuesday, 20 December 2011

Sunday, 18 December 2011

Rocky Horror Show

Another from TT's party. Here's AB doing the Time Warp with The Assets!

Saturday, 17 December 2011

Calico Jack

Here's AB watching Terry Taylor with Calico Jack. We were at The Saltbarge for TT's surprise birthday do. A top night with some great musicians! Nick Badger guested briefly with Martin Edwards on a cover of 'Quark'!

Thursday, 15 December 2011


At The Rising Sun, Earle Street to hang some of Jaydot's photos. Payment in beer....

Wednesday, 14 December 2011


It's the last few days of RedShift Radio's latest run on FM. They can be heard on 87.7 until the 18th December. They will then, of course, continue their online broadcasting.

Tuesday, 13 December 2011

Monday, 12 December 2011


AB is trying to wrap his Christmas presents. He keeps getting the sellotape stuck on his fur. Grr!

Sunday, 11 December 2011

Saturday, 10 December 2011

Crown Again

Back at The Crown. Quite a night! Sarah and Sue both celebrated their birthdays, Jan has another broken arm and Foulplay played a couple of Christmas classics.

Friday, 9 December 2011

Russ Morgan

We were going to go and watch Tom Hingley at The Nag's, but chickened out due to the FREEZING weather! Here's a pic of the awesome Russ Morgan supporting JB last night.

Thursday, 8 December 2011

Wednesday, 7 December 2011

Tuesday, 6 December 2011

Sunday, 4 December 2011


At the newly refurbished Express. A polished set of crowd pleasers...

Saturday, 3 December 2011

Beam Me Up Scotty

Neil's other covers band, Beam, at The Crown. Bass, bass and more bass!

Friday, 2 December 2011


Nev Staple cancelled his show due to illness, but we popped along to The Box to watch some ska anyway (thanks Toby!).

Tuesday, 29 November 2011

Monday, 28 November 2011

Sunday, 27 November 2011


Here's Nick and AB with P, the coolest rock chick in town!

Saturday, 26 November 2011


Sink Or Swim made their clubland debut tonight @ The Cosey. A great gig!

Friday, 25 November 2011


At Hops for the book launch of Jules Hornbrook's latest offering. Great to catch up, albeit briefly!

Thursday, 24 November 2011


The amazing Darren Poyzer wrapped the Acoustic Addiction series in style!

Wednesday, 23 November 2011

Tuesday, 22 November 2011

Badger In The Dock

It looks like AB is a bit confused with this new ipod dock thingy....

Sunday, 20 November 2011


AB, Nick and Sazo have been to Birmingham today to visit the Christmas German Markets. In bloody November.....!!

Friday, 18 November 2011

Missed You At The Show

At Square One again tonight. Missed You At The Show. A great five-piece who played a solid set. Check them out...!

Thursday, 17 November 2011


Here's LG at tonight's Foulplay rehearsal. Working hard then..... ;)

Wednesday, 16 November 2011


Our mate Jules has written another book! Here's AB with his copy...

Tuesday, 15 November 2011

Purple Haze

Some new bass strings arrived today (groundwounds for the fretless!) and with them was a free DVD about Jimi's bassist, Noel Redding. Cool!

Monday, 14 November 2011

Museum Of Popular Music

AB went round the British Music Experience. Very interesting! He found Zeke's spaceman too!

Sunday, 13 November 2011

Saturday, 12 November 2011