The Roquefort Files

Travels to the pub and back

May 29th, 2010

Drive it like you stole it

I’ve bought a car. Not for me another dinky Japanese roadster or quirky Swedish meatball; no, this time I’ve gone down the classic and under-appreciated temperamental Italian sports car route and bought myself an Alfa Romeo GTV. I may be over-egging the case a little, but the truth is that Alfa’s reputation for reliability and […]

May 26th, 2010


I’ve been messing about with the look of the RF, mostly to experiment with downloadable “web fonts”. The headings should be in a nice slab-serif font called Litho Antique; even if your computer doesn’t have it installed, your browser should download it automatically. If that doesn’t work, it should fall back to Rockwell (which, admittedly, […]

May 18th, 2010


Davis, Doug and I, the UK chapter of Coba Fynn, were over in Glasgow the other weekend to put the finishing touches to the album. This was to be a mastering session, where the final tracks are transferred as a unit to a master CD with some concomitant equalization and compression to give the record […]