With ten more tunes as slack as an old man’s pants, Minnellium have peeled back the layers, rolled back the years, and found their feet in the sounds of yesteryear. Some analogue synths, some more of the classic organ and electric piano, and even a few horns. But don’t worry – there’s still enough abrasive beats to sand the floorboards of a larger than average victorian semi.
Best enjoyed with some chilled meal and a nice plate of wine.
It’s still my favourite album I’ve done and think that all the tracks ork well together – less electric and more eclectic Continue reading “CD: Metamusic 2004”
Our trip to France; a week on the beach at Grimaud, near St Tropez, and then a week in the Alps, near Alpe d’Huez, watching the Tour de France.
A trip to the Corners’ farm and some great fun playing with the dogs / riding tractors etc. Also piccies of Lily helping us all in the garden (?)
New Camera! Some snaps around home of us all in some crisp, spring day.
A mixture of photos generally from 2003 and early 2004, including Andrew and Denise’s visit, and our short break in Keswick and trip up Skiddaw in Lily’s new pram! The thumbnail to the left shows an image of a young Katie as a lily lookalike!
Fancy dress at New Year with the Pixtons, Lily having a bad hair day.
Christmas 2003 with the Dalkins at our house, a walk up Blencathra with Matthew and the dogs, and Lily’s Xmas party at todddlers.
A trip to London around the time of Lily’s first birthday. Staying with Rachel Andrew and Bea, and stopping off to see Dippy, Jane and Libby on the way.
A family trip to Devon in a hot period in August. Lily and Angis playing in high chairs, Matthew paddling, and all of us overheating.
Camcorder stills of Lily and Katie – including a bit of a toe close-up and some bouncing on the baby bouncer.
Some pics of Lily and Katie playing on the bed.
Some camcorder stills of Lily’s head looking large and round, playing on the floor.