• 200505November

    Sheer Poetry

    One of the sites I've been developing while I should have been working on the 50th Anniversary Edition, is

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  • 200503September

    Never start at the beginning

    The whole idea behind the Fiftieth Anniversary Edition was to create an album, and as soon as it was written, I saw 'I'm back' as being the first song on the potential CD.

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  • 200517May


    So I finally got around to writing some sort of summary of the two week retreat - which was almost four months ago.

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  • 200518March

    Cannon fodder for NedFodder

    While things may seem to be quiet on the 50th Anniversary Edition, there has been some noisier bustle elsewhere.

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  • 200521February

    Upgrading the blog

    I'm in the process of upgrading the Progress section of the site (alright, the blog) to Wordpress 1.5 which should allow you to join in and make comments when you see fit.

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  • 200522January

    And so it begins...

    The project starts today.

    I've got the bass back from Manchesterguitartech with a new nut (what a distinctive sound is a fretless Jazz bass) so I'm packing the car and away.

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  • 200519January

    Grandpa's violin in rock shock

    I inherited my grandfather's violin years ago (you can read about the experience in the bio) and it's been sitting under the desk here for about a decade untouched.

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  • 200517January

    Bass is almost ready, but...

    The Fuzz Box is staring me in the face.

    Unfortunately, I have to put my spectacles on to see what it's trying to say.

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  • 200511January

    Cottage booked

    Things are starting to speed up now.

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  • 200511January

    The guitar is finished - next!

    I restrung the James Bisset Fiftieth Anniversary Edition tonight and it's working a treat. It's still not particularly loud, but it's clean and clear and sweet.

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