On being too old to keep up with the modern world, ‘You don’t have to keep up dear, you just have to keep open’ Anna madrigal in Michael Tolliver Lives by Armistead Maupin. OPEN   I am have been very fortunate. At my age, 58 in two weeks time, I should by rights, have been ghettoizedContinue reading “OPEN”

TRACKS OF MY YEARS (2000-2018)

As the mainstream charts  have no relevance since 2000, and my initial choice indie charts turns out to be either grime or Adele, I’m going for a third option. My own personal selections from each years releases nearest to February 19th. 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013Continue reading “TRACKS OF MY YEARS (2000-2018)”


1990 Just Beautiful! 1991 from sublime to the ridiculous 1992 gags. 1993 let me hear you say yeah! 1994 loved the original… enough said. 1995 Generic pop 1996 1997 Stadium Trash music 1998 actually better than the u2 track… See how far you have fallen Bonio and Sedge? 1999 You can begin to see whyContinue reading “TRACKS OF MY YEARS ( 1990-99)”

TRACKS OF MY YEARS (part one 1960 -69)

These are the no.1’s in the UK for all my birthdays in the 1960’s, with the exception of Maria, which is just my personal choice from that year, for obvious reasons.   19/02/1960 19/02/1961   19th feb. 1962 19th feb.1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 If you want to research the birthday no.1’s ofContinue reading “TRACKS OF MY YEARS (part one 1960 -69)”