IMG 9717fi 690x495 - Abbey Road - Beatles Reminiscences

This past week it has been a special anniversary in terms of the Beatles. Whilst not an exact jubilee anniversary, its certainly 51 years since the Fab Four visited the iconic studios for the very first time ever. The famous shop has on display a series of pictures with reminiscencesRead More →

IMG 6417 1 - Charlotte draws the crowds!

I usually spot Charlotte Campbell by the London Eye, although on this particular occasion she was by the Jubilee bridges and this is the first time I have seen her there (although she does perform there regularly) I suppose its because of the time of day or my inability toRead More →

NIK 8010fi - Abbey Road & Sgt Pepper 50th Anniversary

Today was the occasion of Sgt Pepper’s 50th Anniversary**. There were quite a few people about at Abbey Road though not quite as busy as at the weekends. The Fab Female Four do the Abbey habit! The walls outside the studio were decorated with Sgt Pepper imagery. It made aRead More →

DSC 0892 690x500 - Rolling Stones at Marble Arch #2

The second part of the Rolling Stones at Marble Arch – except this time it’s most likely not there! The first part of this series can be seen here. These photographs from the sixties are said to be in the subways leading to Marble Arch’s underground car park. Rolling StonesRead More →

DSC 0959 690x500 - Lisa's Panther Saxaphone Band

A band with a difference! This 13 piece saxaphone band hail from the Canton of Thun in Switzerland. Some of you will know the pretty lake of that name – Interlaken, the gateway to the Bernese Oberland at one end, and the very pretty town of Spiez at the otherRead More →

DSC 5864 - Jerry's Drums & Band

Jerry with his colleagues by Waterstones in Trafalgar Square. Jerry is a specialist session drummer, whose job is creating drum sounds and tempos. Occasionally he can be found on the busking circuit along with his mates, and they make a great band. No vocals, just live, pure jam session music.Read More →

postersml - My poster pic of The Hod

This is a post detailing a photograph I took of The Hod on 21st March 2017. These were taken just before they played one of their regular Trafalgar Square gigs. I took the picture with my EF-S10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM. It was 18.10pm and the light quality was quite poor whenRead More →

sgtpepperfi 690x475 - Sgt Pepper 50th Anniversary

Having featured Peter Blake in Knightsbridge on here a couple of weeks ago, the 50th anniversary of his iconic artwork for the Sergeant Pepper album has come up. What better way than to celebrate with a few choice tweets? It was 50 years ago today, the Sgt Pepper album coverRead More →

DSC 4548 - Tommy and Mary

Tommy & Mary at Debenhams, Oxford Street 18 March 2017 ‘Twas getting quite dark for pics – had to manage the best I could with my ancient digital camera! Tommy & Mary official website Tommy & Mary on Instagram Tommy & Mary on Facebook Tommy & Mary on You TubeRead More →

DSC 1544 - Rolling Stones at Marble Arch #1

The Stones iconic image taken at Marble Arch in June 1963. The photographs were taken presumably as publicity material for their new single ‘Come On’ and the tweet below confirms it. The #RollingStones in Marble Arch, London [1963]Their debut single – ‘Come On’ – was released on 7th June 1963.Read More →