Month: May 2012

Diary Of A Busker Day 229

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 229 Tuesday May 1st Winchester High Street (1. opposite Vodafone, Time: 1:50-2:40pm, 2. opposite Fat Face, Time: 4:57-6:13pm). The day gets off to a good start – I get 6p from an Iranian-looking woman before I even start, as I’m tuning up. A few minutes in, ex-army Otto turns up, unusually sober. In fact, I… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 228

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 228 Thursday April 26th Winchester High Street (opposite Vodafone, Time: 1:15-4:09pm). I set up and get through one song – Albatross, then it starts to rain…but just lightly, so I carry on with La Vie En Rose…but after a minute, it really picks up so I have to stop – the shortest set I’ve ever… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 227

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 227 Tuesday April 24th Winchester High Street (1. opposite Vodafone, Time: 11:43-1:25pm, 2. opposite WH Smiths, Time: 2:15-5:15pm). It starts raining – or “drizling” rather – just as I start to play, but it’s not too bad and stops after three songs. A couple in their early 60s stop and listen, pay a compliment (verbal… Read more →