Tag Archives: blues music

Yes, and then I got the blues…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s giraffe is the the one trying to get down low enough to tie a shoe lace that has come undone. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I remember sitting on the grass in the sunshine in Queen’s Gardens, here in … Continue reading

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Oh, just a few short, but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s quotation is from the 1892 novel The Diary of a Nobody by George and Weedon Grossmith: I dreamt I saw some huge blocks of ice in a shop with a bright glare behind them. I … Continue reading

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Money well spent Dave?…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like the sound of rustling in the undergrowth. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I had heard of such things of course, but had never considered getting a pair. ‘What is he talking … Continue reading

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A few small, but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s featured letter of the alphabet is the capital ‘P’. The letter ‘P’ is an elegant upstanding letter, and ‘P’ is generally quite happy in his work, even if the other letters do refer to him … Continue reading

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Clever twanging…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s weather will be composed of: grey slabs, wet glue at the horizon, tired dirty birds, streaks of brown twirling smoke, aerial scudding, and the dark smell of composting leaves. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I have nearly come to … Continue reading

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A blues music film rant…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s arthropod is the very cute and colourful Dogbane Leaf Beetle – look, there, I can see one crawling around your collar as you read this. (DB) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here is a rehashed piece from the dark … Continue reading

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Got them blues…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s adjectives are: petulant, omohyroid, gammy, farraginous, fruity, and telestic. Please introduce at least one of these words into your conversation today; I’d go for ‘omohyroid’ if I were you… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Gloria Gannet from Radio Dulltown … Continue reading

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