A thought for today (and tomorrow)

Elvis Mondays: the king on performing

“I’m so lucky to be in the position to give. It’s really a gift to give.” – Elvis Presley

What the **** happened to freedom of speech?

It’s a sad day when anyone in the world feels they must use brutal and wholly unnecessary violence for any reason; let alone when it’s because someone else wants to freely express their… Continue reading

Elvis Mondays: the king’s approach to Monday mornings

“It’s human nature to gripe, but I’m going ahead and doing the best I can.” – Elvis Presley.

Elvis Mondays: the star on the power of ambition

“Ambition is a dream with a V8 Engine” – Elvis Presley.

Elvis Mondays: the King is alive (I have proof)

My boyfriend. Elvis Presley. (Normal Elvis Mondays resume next week).

Last Day – Kollektiv Turmstrasse

I was first introduced to Kollektiv Turmstrasse some four years ago when at Cocoon’s now defunct Green and Blue festival. I was literally blown away. Their set surged through a toe-tapping beginning to… Continue reading

Quit your job. Follow your dreams.

That statement holds true for this week… I’ve thought it, had it said to me, and have uttered the words to at least one other. Thanks to the Brooklyn-based band Baby Alpaca, I’ve… Continue reading

Elvis Mondays: the king on modern music

“Man, I was tame compared to what they do now. Are you kidding? I didn’t do anything but just jiggle.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the star on keeping your ego in check

“If you let your head get too big, it’ll break your neck.” ― Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the star sports a pistachio hued shirt (and feels better for it)

“It’s human nature to gripe, but I’m going ahead and doing the best I can.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the king on love

“A little less fight and a little more spark, close your mouth and open your heart.” – Elvis Presley, A Little Less Conversation

What was 2013 like for us?

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. Tinker Tailor Soldier Sailor was viewed about 3,400 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 57 trips to carry that many… Continue reading

Two tune Tuesday

I’m sure I’m not alone. Thousands (if not millions) of others are sat at their desk as friends and family enjoy an extended festive break. In just under an hour I’ll be heading… Continue reading

Elvis Mondays: the star on fate

“The Lord can give, and the Lord can take away. I might be herding sheep next year.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the king on Christmas Shopping*

“I’d just like to be treated like a regular customer.” – Elvis Presley *Quote genuine; reason for uttering said words not strictly true. Merry Christmas, tinkers x

Elvis Mondays: the king on holidaying

“Man, I really like Vegas.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the king on first time nerves

“The first time that I appeared on stage, it scared me to death. I really didn’t know what all the yelling was about.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the King on singing

“I like to sing ballads the way Eddie Fisher does and the way Perry Como does. But the way I’m singing now is what makes the money.” – Elvis Presley.

From the past: Unkle – Celestial Annihilation

We’re rockin’ through today with this atmospheric number from Unkle’s 1998 Psyence Fiction output. Join us – and the dolphins – in busting some Tuesday moves.