More Albums That Changed Your Life (Part 2)

Albums that Changed Your Life - Queen, A Day at the Races

The purpose of the Albums That Changed Your Life blog post was to unleash me from the constriction of the Facebook challenge rules and write a short piece about each album. But even a “short piece” about 18 favourites ends up being a long blog post, so I’ve split the post into Part 1 (albums 1-10) and Part 2 (11-18). Continue ReadingMore Albums That Changed Your Life (Part 2)

Albums That Changed Your Life (Part 1)

Favourite Albums - The Babys

A friend nominated me for a recent Facebook challenge. If you haven’t joined the movement to delete Facebook, you will have seen it, “Albums that changed your life”. It also appears as the “Ten album challenge”, the “Pictorial music challenge”, the “Seven all time favourite albums” or as “what-the-heck, I’m just posting my favourites!”   Continue ReadingAlbums That Changed Your Life (Part 1)

Nevil Shute by Richard Thorn

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I commented on Facebook recently (5th September 2017) that with all the bleak news on North Korea and brinksmanship by Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un, I thought I’d dust off and re-read my old second-hand bookshop copy of Nevil Shute’s On the Beach … to prepare for the worst, just in case! Continue ReadingNevil Shute by Richard Thorn