The Roquefort Files

Travels to the pub and back

April 30th, 2007

The other side:

I went to see Travis on Tuesday night at the Liquid Room with Mart and Alice. Ash was feeling a bit under the weather and I was loathe to leave her, but the final episode of the OC was on and I had a sneaking suspicion she’d be in good hands. My bike bag was […]

April 24th, 2007

Lack of focus

is great. Coba Fynn’s mini tour is at an end (two out of three ain’t bad, if I do say so myself); work has settled down to a dull roar that can be drowned out by some music and I’ve set aside, for the time being, my self-improving worthy novel reading project. To fill the […]

April 17th, 2007

Prescient?

So we played two gigs at the weekend: on Friday we opened at Fury Murry’s and on Sunday at the Universal. Friday was the 7th anniversary of the ‘Fynn’s first ever gig, and although we weren’t playing in the same place as we had done back in 2000, Coba Fynn had a long and illustrious […]

April 9th, 2007

"Must be somebody famous…"

Coba Fynn played the Liquid Ship on Thursday. We soundchecked and retired upstairs for an hour or so, then filtered back downstairs with Charlie’s massive entourage of medic mates as the hour drew near. Martin and I were hanging around near the door, waiting for the rest of the band to arrive, when I inadvertently […]

April 3rd, 2007

Sunshine

Ash and I took advantage of the balmy weather on Saturday, promenading serenely through Inverleith Park and over to the Botanics, petting friendly dogs along the way. I remember walking through the “desert” glasshouse in the botanics a few years ago, standing on a yellow(ish) brick road with the Sahara behind me and Death Valley […]