Surely not painting.
Over at London Leben.
Mit einer Neat-Biographie. Und Musik.
Which is good, so there’s something my bank manager won’t complain about. Btw, are there still bank managers these days? I’m doing all the necessary things online and haven’t set foot inside a branch for at least 8 years now.
Anyway, I was very glad to meet Colin and Malka at the Pink Flag / ~swim stall. They were selling lots of records and other merchandise, while at the same time probably freezing their legs off. It was really cold in London yesterday. Quite cold indeed. Very cold.
And now I’ve got a cold. Damn.
Blogging will continue next month. I’m too busy right now with proper work.
A Christmas Special with The Men That Will Not Be Blamed For Nothing.
What can I say? One of the comments on YouTube so aptly describes the gig: “Fantastic, a whole hour and a half of drug-fueled chaos to sift through, thank you.”.
Enough said. Except that I can’t imagine gigs like this happening in 2013 or 2014, which is quite sad really. These days it’s all Lady Gaga, me thinks. Groan.
While this most extraordinary SciFi model shop on Lavender Hill in London has unfortunately closed down, you can still walk through the shop with the help of Google Street View, hopefully preserved for eternity. What an amazing place this was.
The website is dead too, but apparently Comet’s proprietor Tony James is setting up a new virtual business under the name of Timeless Hobbies.
Last but not least here’s my Flickr set of the cramped inside of the shop.
Here’s Comet Miniatures Last Day, via YouTube:
Ripper Street (BBC1) on Pinterest
Dutch girl in London, a new blog
British Press Freedom Under Threat (NY Times)