Happy Christmas

Best wishes, and a very Merry Christmas to everyone who finds this blog 🙂 Here's a slightly different version of one of my favourite Christmas songs.  Greg Lake's "I Believe in Father Christmas" performed by the enigmatic Toyah Wilcox on the David Essex Christmas Special in 1982!


Happy Midwinter!

Today is the shortest day, and tonight will be the longest night, and regardless of religious scriptures, or personal beliefs, this is the astronomical moment when the northern hemisphere is tilted furthest from the sun...the winter solstice. If you want to know more about the Winter Solstice, I suggest a read of Wikipedia for a …

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Christmas Chart #2 – The Christmas Song

For Christmas eve we have argueably one of the best festive tunes ever, The Christmas Song.  The BMI state that this 1944 hit, written by vocalist Mel Tormé and Bob Wells, is the most performed Christmas pop song.  The version you'll hear below was recorded by Nat King Cole in 1961, he'd previously recorded versions …

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