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hissyfit · 2W ago

The Hat Club: December 2: Roots in the Round

The final Hat Club of 2017 is a special one.We're presenting our first songwriter's special:'Roots in the Round'.Hat Club favorite Dean Owens returns in good company, with duo Worry Dolls an...
hissyfit · 2W ago

The Hat Club: December 2nd: Roots in the Round

The final Hat Club of 2017 is a special one.We're presenting our first songwriter's special:'Roots in the Round'.Hat Club favorite Dean Owens returns in good company, with duo Worry Dolls an...
hissyfit · 3W ago

Beach Songs and Covered Tracks

Interesting how the muddled mind works.I'm lonesome in a converted fisherman's netting shack in Walberswick (on the Suffolk coast), with a cruel dose of the flu so extreme that I've taken to...
hissyfit · 1M ago

Heroes and Villains: Influence and Serendipity: And Pencils...

"That I know nothing, that the world I live in will go on escaping me forever."Paul AusterHow we miss our lives is life enough for most of us.Opportunities abound but we're mostly looking th...
hissyfit · 1M ago

Lovesong: Talk-Show: Permanent Honeymoon

I love this. Talk-Show is songwriter Lawrence O'Shea. The offerings are a fascinating melange of troubadour song-smithery and 70's influenced pop. I hear T. Rex sipping (slightly out of date...
hissyfit · 1M ago

Lovesong: Joe Henry: Thrum

The new Joe Henry album 'Thrum' is a beguiling mixture of obtuse lyricism and sombre, sonic beauty. T'aint 'whistle test' catchy but, boy, does its timbre get under your skin.The vinyl versi...
hissyfit · 2M ago

The Hat Club: 30th September: Michael McDermott

Mark your calendars for our next gig...Michael McDermott, Saturday 30th September 2017.Often likened to Dylan and Springsteen, 2016 was a big year for Chicago singer/songwriter Michael McDer...
hissyfit · 4M ago

The Hat Club: Michael McDermott: September 30th

Mark your calendars for our next Hat Club gig:Michael McDermott, Saturday 30th September 2017.Often likened to Dylan and Springsteen, 2016 was a big year for Chicago singer/songwriter Michae...
hissyfit · 6M ago

In Memory of Delme

I've just heard that one of my favourite teachers Gordon 'Delme' Thomas has died.Back in 2013.How did I miss that?I was a border at Ermysteds 1971 to 78. He instilled a passion within me for...
hissyfit · 8M ago

The Hat Club: April 1st 2017: Brooke Sharkey & Adam Beattie

Last night's Hat Club saw the return, two years to the day, of Adam Beattie and Brooke Sharkey. They had new albums to tout and we were treated to some wonderful moments of balladry and cand...