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

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes

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

Rose-tinted

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 […]