Archive for September, 2006

Gong on You-Tube

Thursday, September 28th, 2006

I’ve long been a fan of Gong, since I discovered them whilst working at southampton university sometime in 1988. Gong, for those who don’t know, is a band who make sort of psychadelic rock. The two most famous members are Steve Hillage and Daevid Allen Well, the other day whislt bumbling around the net, I […]

Fame?

Tuesday, September 26th, 2006

It’s no secret, I love wikipedia, it’s such a mine of information. If I need to know anything, it’s fast becomeing my first place of call, replacing google when looking for information on subjects. Anyway, imagine my suprise when strolling through it’s pages I found a page dedicated to my Monowave synthesiser! (I can guess […]

Time to think

Monday, September 25th, 2006

Well, my holiday is over. I really enjoyed my time away from work and computers. We stayed in a flat, away from the main town center (~2km) and it was fantastically quiet and relaxing. Aswell as getting a lot of practice on my guitar, I also did a lot of thinking. As some of you […]

iPod, Death and resurrection

Friday, September 1st, 2006

Well, a week or so ago, during a rather fantastic thunderstorm my iPod died. It was attached to my mac, at the time of the thunderstorm, and my Mac locked up, hey ho I guess to be expected (power blips). I forced a shutdown, and powered back up. After about 5 minutes I noticed the […]