CD Reviews

ChipShop Music with Toshimaru Nakamura – Protocol

January 3, 2013

A couple of things to say about this release before any serious review- firstly the usual caveats given that I consider all of the musicians here to be friends, was present at the live concert in Dublin that forms half of the release, and spent some time socialising with them around the West Irish coastline […]

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CD Reviews

Tuesday 15th December

December 16, 2009

Brrr it was extremely cold coming home from work tonight. If I don’t wake up to see at least a light covering of snow on the ground I’ll be surprised. I’m not entirely certain about what time of the year tulips come into bloom, but I doubt it would be winter, so listening to an […]

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CD Reviews

Saturday 7th November

November 7, 2009

Apologies for the miserable outlook of last night’s post. I didn’t have the best of days yesterday, and when you write every day I guess there has to be days when you’re just not in the mood. Anyway today was spent doing far more constructive things than moaning, and I managed to wrap my ears […]

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Concert Reviews

Monday 27th October

October 27, 2009

So Chip Shop Music with Toshimaru Nakamura then. Caveats out of the way to begin with- I consider Paul Vogel and David Lacey, (two of the group) to be amongst my best friends, and this was my seventh trip over to Dublin to see them play. I would add though that our friendship sprang out […]

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