I had the great pleasure of watching half a James Brown set at the V98 festival at Leeds in August 1998. My original online journal entry for that day is here. We had started the evening, like most people at
Shocked and saddened to hear this morning that the unique and seemingly irrepressible Steve Irwin has been killed off the coast of Queensland by a stingray barb through the heart: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/5311298.
Sitting in Richard's Volvo with Bruce, on the forecourt of an Esso station in Fort William: "Shit, Nel, look who it is!" "What, where?" "That old guy walking away from the Toyota - it looks like... no, it actually is.