Tag Archives: blues

Chet on the bus…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s slow motion image is that of a seagull swooping down and pinching a chocolate flake out of someone’s ice cream cone on the seafront at Bridlington. (Brid) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Do you play vinyl much? I do … Continue reading

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That ad for the Rialtos gig…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s old wrinkled Polaroid snapshot is the one of me and Dustin Hoffman drinking Coca-cola and eating doughnuts on the set of Midnight Cowboy in 1968. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Dear reader, this is a blatantly promotional blog post. … Continue reading

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Hang on, just a minute, why are you singing like that?…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s joke is the one about all the pigs on the farm snorting and waving at the Prime Minister as he sweeps past in his car. How we chuckled as we leaned on the gate smoking … Continue reading

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So, what did you do last night?…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s weather will be composed of crumbs of Wensleydale cheese against a background of deep azure slits – there is a possibility of a sprinkling of transparent spheres towards the evening, but they should clear up … Continue reading

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No, no, this is not art!…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s featured letter of the alphabet is the confident, jolly, and bulbous capital B… The shape of this letter¬†often comes in handy for remembering which kind of camel has one hump and which has two humps. … Continue reading

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Nuclear fusion, clever riffs, and punctuation…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s letter of the alphabet is the capital Z – chosen for its forthright swan-like spikiness. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> It was mid-afternoon on a hot day last week; all the cafes in town were full of noisy sweaty … Continue reading

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And how did you spend Friday evening?…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s local village that sounds like an insult is Thwing. (T) ‘So, Jimmy, what’s the new teacher at your school like?’ ‘Oh, he’s alright I suppose, but he dresses like an absolute thwing…’ >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> So, as … Continue reading

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