The Roquefort Files

Travels to the pub and back

October 26th, 2010

Waiting days are over

After much heroic effort by all concerned, Coba Fynn have finally released our debut album! Calling It A Day is out now on CD and for download at, and you can preview all of the tracks there, not to mention download our 2007 Waiting Days EP for free. has been spruced up and […]

October 24th, 2010

(It’s all) catching up

I turned 33 a couple of weeks ago. Jesus died at this age, as people keep reminding me, just as turning 27 came with a flurry of “Hey, didn’t Jimi Hendrix/Kurt Cobain/Jim Morrison die when he was 27?” And while Jesus marked this particular year of his life with a triple-whammy of crucifixion, reincarnation and […]

October 16th, 2010

En Plean air

The Roquefort Files are currently on holiday tour with Coba Fynn in Australia. More on that soon, but first a post about my first cyclocross race. You might want to skip this one if the bike blogging isn’t up your alley! As I stood by the chip van with a lorne sausage roll in one […]

October 9th, 2010

Good moaning

From Orléans we hared down the toll motorways towards Bergerac, stopping only a couple of times to refuel either the car or ourselves. At one particularly green and pleasant rest stop, we snacked on baguettes and sweaty cheese as a TGV whooshed incongruously past sounding more like an airliner than a train. We turned off […]